Briefings

In the Year, 25

By Apurva Gosalia -

For more than 25 years, Lubes’n’Greases has been providing information to the global lubricant and grease industry. …

Environmentalists Sue VW Over Greenhouse Gases

By Simon Johns -

Condat Gets Top Marks from EcoVadis

By Simon Johns -

Sustainability Day Goal: Purpose for an 18th SDG?

By Apurva Gosalia -
A Sustainable View from Europe

A Sustainable View from Europe

Sebastian Dörr of Lubtrading talks about the effects of the Green Deal and simplifying standards and certification acro …

Citizen Gain

Citizen Gain

Many factors can stimulate corporate citizenship growth in companies. Companies that demonstrate consistent social commi …

It’s Good to Cut the Greenhouse Gas of Home

It’s Good to Cut the Greenhouse Gas of Home

The word “green” is often overused and misused across the board as a marketing ploy. But it finds its proper place i …

Lube Industry Must Find New Carbon Feedstock

Lube Industry Must Find New Carbon Feedstock

Switching to renewable from extracted carbon is a key condition for the lubricants industry to become carbon neutral, a …

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 …