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Volume 14, Issue 6: June 2020 Lubes'n'Greases EMEA Magazine


Formulating in a Legislative Straitjacket

Once the traumas of lost production and lost customers due to Covid-19 are over, metalworking fluid formulators will have to resume their attempts to overcome the limitations of recent health and safety regulations.

Trading Pressures

In today’s lube marketplace, product differentiation is key to capturing share especially during this depressed demand period. But the forces of lubricant commoditization are making it hard to stand out from the crowd.

Get Set, Flow

Hydraulic systems need the correct viscosity fluid to balance opposing efficiency loss mechanisms. A team of German researchers looked into how this plays out in metal-cutting machine tools for the first time.

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