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Formulating Bike Lube Systematically
Photo: gielmichal/stock.adobe.com Bicycle gears and rear derailleur

Formulating Bike Lube Systematically

Lube Report EMEA - July 10, 2020

A British supplier of bicycle cleaning products devised a process to determine the performance characteristics of chain ...

VLS Starts Testing Program

VLS Starts Testing Program

Lube Report EMEA - June 14, 2020

A United Kingdom organization that polices engine oils accused of violating performance claims or industry specification ...

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New Oil Ageing Rig Still a Year Away

Lube Report EMEA - July 2, 2019

Bosch Rexroth is set to take delivery of the first prototype of its oil ageing test rig, a machine developed to obtain m ...

EAL Performance Triggers Rules Update

EAL Performance Triggers Rules Update

Lube Report EMEA - June 18, 2019

Norway-based classification society DNV GL will update its shaft alignment design rules to differentiate between environ ...

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Tests Find Spanish Oils Mostly Compliant

Lube Report EMEA - May 28, 2019

A recent analysis of 25 engine oils by the Spanish Association of Lubricant Companies found that nearly all met labeling ...

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Europe Tackles Read-Across, Interchange

Lube Report EMEA - March 5, 2019

Europes lubricant industry has fallen far behind in the development of base oil interchange and viscosity grade read-acr ...

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ASTM Adopts Biobased Grease Test

Lube Report EMEA - February 19, 2019

ASTM International approved as a standard a new small scale oxidation test that provides more accurate results for bioba ...