Briefings

Aluminum is Auto Industry’s ‘Blind Spot’, says Rights Group

By Simon Johns -

A new report by Human Rights Watch urges carmakers to do more to reduce impacts on communities and the environment from …

Citizen Gain

By Apurva Gosalia -

It’s Good to Cut the Greenhouse Gas of Home

By Apurva Gosalia -

Lube Industry Must Find New Carbon Feedstock

By Simon Johns -
The Beauty of Being Biobased

The Beauty of Being Biobased

Lubes’n’Greases talked to Mark Miller, the CEO of Biosynthetic Technologies, about the sustainability of his company’s …

New Task Force to Tackle Liquid Polymer Problem

New Task Force to Tackle Liquid Polymer Problem

Polymers in liquid formulations are found in a vast array of products and substances, but almost none of the 36 million …

Polestar is the New Guiding Light for Sustainability and EVs

Polestar is the New Guiding Light for Sustainability and EVs

Battery electric vehicle enthusiasts like to tout their cars’ green credentials, and there are compelling data that sh …

Infineum Takes First Steps to Sustainability

Infineum Takes First Steps to Sustainability

Infineum aims to slash carbon emissions per ton of product by a fifth by 2025, the company said in its first sustainabil …

Taking the Temperature of the Industry’s Sustainability

Taking the Temperature of the Industry’s Sustainability

Lubricant, base stock and additive companies are doing a good job of communicating their sustainability efforts to emplo …

Sustainability in Uncertainty?

Sustainability in Uncertainty?

Welcome to my first column for Sustainability InSite. I’ll focus on an aspect of corporate sustainability and the prac …

Improve Supply Chain Due Diligence or Face Fines

Improve Supply Chain Due Diligence or Face Fines

A new federal law could slap German companies with substantial fines if their suppliers use child labor or pollute the e …

Shell Promotes Carbon-neutral Lubes

Shell Promotes Carbon-neutral Lubes

Shell Lubricants jumped on the sustainability bandwagon last month by announcing that a significant chunk of its finishe …

From Waste to Wings

From Waste to Wings

Fulcrum Bioenergy Inc. will build its first waste-to-aviation fuel plant outside of the United States at Essar Oil’s …

CDP Warns Supply Costs Could Skyrocket

CDP Warns Supply Costs Could Skyrocket

Supply chain revenue worth U.S. $1.6 trillion could be at risk over the next five years from changing consumer preferenc …

Sasol Rolls Out Wax Recovery Technology

Sasol Rolls Out Wax Recovery Technology

South African energy company Sasol and waste management company GrnCat have developed a way to recover wax from spent c …

Lube Industry Must Help Meet EU Carbon Target

Lube Industry Must Help Meet EU Carbon Target

The lubricant industry’s primary focus should on be sustainable mobility if it is to contribute to the European Union …