Lubricants

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Product Solutions to Block the Formation of Damaging Bacteria

August 28, 2015

Quaker Chemical Corporation Exhibits at the 2015 Bluefield Coal Show CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. – There are many challenges facing today's mining industry, so it is essential that a mine's longwall operations run at peak performance. Bacteria that live in longwall hydraulic fluid, can lower longwall performance. The bacteria consumes portion of the fluid in their growth by feeding on the... Read More

Lubricants

Metalworking Fluids perform multiple functions.

August 26, 2015

Formulated for use in both high-pressure systems and standard flood applications, Cimpulse™ Fluids are multifunctional products that allow metalworking shops to utilize one fluid in entire shop. Products utilize hybrid blend of lubricants to deliver optimal mix stability and minimized tool wear as well as extended sump life. Non-chlorinated, triazine-free Cimpulse 51MP provides high-pressure foam and corrosion control, keeping machines and parts clean. Read More

Lubricants, Green & Clean

Wire Rope Grease suits applications near waterways.

August 19, 2015

Certified as Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant, Earthwise™ EAL Wire Rope Grease coats wire rope as well as moving chain and cable parts to ensure long life and smooth, quiet operation. Semi-tacky, water-resistant characteristics enable lubricant to seal out damaging moisture, protect against rust formation, and shield against acid attack. Designed to meet specifications required by EPA’s Vessel General Permit, semi-fluid coating is biodegradable and exhibits minimal aquatic toxicity. Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Unist Announces New Addition to Its Coolube® Line of Advanced Cutting Lubricants

August 12, 2015

Coolube® 2210AL is specially formulated for use on aluminum Grand Rapids, MI — Unist, Inc. (www.unist.com) Unist has expanded its line of MQL lubricants with a new oil specifically formulated for use with aluminum. Like all of Unist’s fluids, Coolube® 2210AL is derived from natural vegetable oils, is machinist and environmentally friendly, and there... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Safety & Security Equipment

Product Solutions to Suppress Dust and Reduce Downtime

August 10, 2015

Quaker Chemical Corporation Exhibits at the 2015 Illinois Mining Institute (IMI) Annual Meeting CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - In any mining operation, particularly underground coal mining, respirable coal dust is a detrimental but inherent consequence, resulting in health and safety hazards to workers. Overexposure to respirable coal mine dust can lead to coal workers' pneumoconiosis (CWP), and the... Read More

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Synthetic Motor Oils minimize wear and viscosity breakdown.

August 7, 2015

Globally targeted export chemical and lubricant product line, Paladin Motor Oils, includes SynGold™ full synthetic motor oils designed to provide optimal levels of fuel economy performance, cleaning power, and engine protection, even during extended oil change intervals. Wide range of viscosity grades fits all types of modern vehicles, including turbo-charged, supercharged gasoline multi-valve fuel injected engines found in passenger cars, SUVs, light vans, and trucks. Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Diesel Motor Oil can be used in RAM 3.0 L EcoDiesel.

August 5, 2015

Formulated with low sulfated ash, phosphorus, and sulfur (SAPS), Blue Flame® Low SAPS 5W-30 Motor Oil increases fuel economy performance and engine protection, even during extended oil change intervals, for Dodge RAM half -ton pickup with 3.0 L 6-cyl Code (M) EXF Turbo Diesel. Formula with synthetic base stocks and performance additives helps reduce wear and viscosity breakdown in addition to exhibiting optimized cleaning strength. Read More

Lubricants, Green & Clean

Metalworking Hazards Pose Occupational Health Risk without Proper Equipment

July 22, 2015

Posted on July 20, 2015 by Leonard Roulier in Air Quality, Energy Efficiency, Exhaust Systems vs Filtration, Filtering Options, Fume Extraction, Laboratory, Manufacturing, Optimization, Portable Systems, Small Businesses, Worker Protection The metalworking industry is no stranger to potential health risks since grinding, polishing, buffering and other similar processes all produce airborne... Read More

Lubricants

Shell Introduces Motorcycle Oils Made from Natural Gas

July 21, 2015

Motorcycles use less engine oil than trucks or cars and work it much harder. Combine that with increasing demand for extended oil drain intervals and improved fuel efficiency, and the oil needs to work harder for even longer. To help motorcycle owners meet these requirements and protect their engines, Shell has launched the next generation of premium motorcycle oil – Shell Advance Ultra with... Read More

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Metalworking Fluid carries Boeing BAC5008 RevU approval.

July 16, 2015

While recommended for heavy-duty machining of non-ferrous and ferrous metals, CIMPERIAL® 861 With InSol™ Technology can also be used for grinding and is formulated to deliver extended sump life. This hybrid lubricity, semi-synthetic metalworking fluid, designed to increase tool life and provide maximum lubricity, also minimizes foaming for high-pressure applications. In addition to being mild to skin, properties include stain resistance and low chemical odor. Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Soluble Oils provide alternative for metalworking coolants.

July 9, 2015

Demonstrating characteristics suited for machining and grinding applications, MECAGREEN products are formulated with blend of synthetic vegetable esters. Properties help extend tooling and sump life and reduce consumption while also promoting cutting performance without use of chlorine, DEA, DCHA, formaldehyde, or silicones. Residue ensures windows, tables, tool holders, and parts stay clean, and transparent color provides clear visibility of cutting processes during operations. Read More

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Isel Debuts Enhanced Free Freight Program

July 2, 2015

International Specialty Engineered Lubricants, Inc. (Isel) expands its free freight program to all synthetic and semi-synthetic air compressor lubricant orders of 135 gallons or larger. JACKSONVILLE, FL — Isel announces a significant expansion to their free freight program for air compressor lubricants. Shipping will be free for orders of synthetic and semi-synthetic air compressor... Read More

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Heavy Duty Grease extends service intervals for trucks.

July 2, 2015

Using proprietary stay in place formula, JT-6® Super Heavy Duty 460 Grease provides wear protection and extends service intervals for heavy-duty trucks. Water-resistant, synthetic-blend formula also offers pumpability over wide temperature range and protects against exposure to harsh corrosive anti-icing agents. Applications include fifth wheels, kingpins, throw-out bearings, U-joints, pins, and bushings in agriculture, construction, and heavy-duty off-highway equipment. Read More

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P-80 Lubricants are Effective in a Number of Rubber Assembly Applications in Major Automotive OEMs

July 1, 2015

P-80 lubricants are more effective than soap and water and a safer alternative to alcohol and harmful solvent based lubricants. P-80 lubricants provide a high degree of lubricity when wet, but because they do not contain silicon or other persistent ingredients, once dry the slipping action goes away. P-80 is free of petroleum distillates, so they will not dry, crack or otherwise harm rubber... Read More

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Isel Launches NXT Refrigeration Lubricants Line

June 2, 2015

Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville, Florida-based Isel, Inc. announces the launch of its new unified international refrigeration lubricant brand, NXT Refrigeration Lubricants. For nearly a quarter of a century, Isel's unique approach to lubricant manufacturing has combined detailed knowledge of refrigeration systems with one of the most agile lubricant production methods available. The... Read More

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Wire Rope Grease is formulated to be VGP compliant.

May 27, 2015

Available in pails, drums, or larger containers, biobased aluminum complex wire rope grease is Vessel General Permit (VGP)-compliant, contains >80% biobased content, and meets USDA biobased biopreferred labeling requirements. Biodegradable and non-toxic product, derived from NSF-registered Aluminum Complex Food Grade Greases, comes in NLGI grades 0 and 1, exhibits adhesive properties, and is resistant to water washout. Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Manage Fire Safety in Hot Forming Hydraulic Presses with QUINTOLUBRIC®

May 22, 2015

Quaker Chemical Spotlights its Fire Resistant Hydraulic Fluids and PRIMECOAT™ Surface Treatments at CHS2 and Galvatech 2015 CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Hydraulic presses for hot sheet metal forming are a critical asset for manufacturers engaged in press hardening operations.  If fires take place on the press when the metal reaches temperatures around 900 degrees C (1652 degrees F), the... Read More

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P-80® Lubricants Provide a Safe and Easy Way to Improve Assembly Operations in the Automotive Industry

April 29, 2015

Rubber's non-slip quality can make an assembly process very difficult. Without an assembly aid, tight-fitting rubber components can cause production to slow down, and quality and safety standards to slip. The P-80® line is specially formulated to provide temporary lubrication that makes rubber easy to install, remove, or otherwise manipulate. P-80®'s temporary nature is a result of its... Read More

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All-Purpose Lubricant displaces and repels moisture.

April 28, 2015

Available in 8 oz aerosol can or 1 gallon pour can, B'laster All-Purpose Lubricant is designed to lubricate moving parts such as window tracks, hinges, valves, wheels, rollers, glides, and gears. Product also reduces friction and noise, prevents further rust and corrosion, and frees rusted or stuck tools and parts such as nuts, bolts, chains, and locks. With ability to displace and repel moisture, lubricant is suitable for drying wet or submerged machinery and equipment. Read More

Lubricants, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

International Truck Introduces ProStar® ES Spec for Canada

April 22, 2015

Company Expands on Industry's Best Fuel Efficiency Package by Introducing a Customized Efficiency Spec with 110,000 GCWR MONTREAL – International Truck announced today the availability of an additional fuel efficiency package for the International® ProStar® ES designed for the Canadian market with their need to operate up to 110,000 gross combined weight rating (GCWR). First... Read More