Green & Clean, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Federal Agency Turns to Local Company for Solutions

Jul 24, 2012

"It comes as a surprise to many," says Jeremiah Ridenour, "that safe, biodegradable lubricants are available, competitively priced and they work great. That's why NOAA is a repeat customer of ours." NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is a division of the United States Department of Commerce. Jeremiah's company, WISE Solutions Inc., makes environmentally friendly lubricants... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Honing Oil meets environmental standards.

Jul 23, 2012

With low VOCs, SHO-965 Honing Oil exceeds strictest air quality standards of South Coast Air Quality Management District. In addition to difficult materials such as stainless steel, product works on virtually any metal from aluminum to zirconium, and is effective as general cutting oil for screw machines, drilling, tapping, and reaming. Oil is available in 5 gallon pails, 55 gallon drums, and 330... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants, Test & Measuring Instruments

Foaming Tester evaluates wind turbine gearbox lubricants.

Jul 18, 2012

Using the Flender Foaming Test procedure ISO/DIS 12152, Flender Foam Test measures and analyzes critical foaming and air release properties of wind turbine gearbox lubricants. Gear pair rotates in oil to be tested, thereby mixing air into the oil. This enables accelerated evaluation of how oil behaves with regard to absorption of air, oil-air dispersion, and surface foam at various temperatures. Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Castrol Industrial North America Announces the Launch of the Performance Biolubes Product Line

Jul 16, 2012

Naperville, IL, -Castrol Industrial North America Inc. ("Castrol Industrial") today announces the launch of the Performance Biolubes product line. "The inclusion of the Performance Biolubes technology into our portfolio is an important milestone for the Castrol lubricants business. Today's success exemplifies Castrol's strategy to move quickly into new markets and capture key market transitions.... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Henkel Adhesives, Sealants, and Surface Treatments Allow Faster Wind Turbine Production

Jul 12, 2012

GL-Approved Bonding Materials Provide Long-Term Structural Integrity for Turbines Rocky Hill, Conn. - To speed the production of wind turbines and increase their long-term reliability, Henkel Corporation offers a full line of adhesives, sealants and surface treatments that facilitate automated manufacturing of large composite components such as blades and nacelles, and bond, seal and protect a... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Velocity Products to Introduce New Line of Okuma Lathe Tooling at IMTS 2012

Jul 10, 2012

Division of Morris Group, Inc. will make a major announcement at IMTS relevant to Okuma distributors and customers in North America. (Windsor, CT) - Velocity Products (, a division of Morris Group, Inc., will exhibit its exclusive lines of productivity- enhancing tooling and accessories and debut a new line of tooling designed specifically for Okuma lathes at IMTS 2012 in... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Boca Bearing Company Adds Sprayon, Krylon, & Triflow Lubricant Products

Jul 09, 2012

Boynton Beach, FL - The Boca Bearing Company is proud to announce the addition of the Sprayon, Krylon and Triflow product lines. This full line of lubricants, degreasers and maintenance products is now available from the company's new warehouse in Boynton Beach, FL. Covering a full range of specialty aerosol and pump nozzle products. The extensive number of Food Grade products is also ideally... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

WACKER Eliminates Boron-Containing Additives from Silicone Lubricant Pastes

Jul 09, 2012

Munich - The Munich-based chemical company WACKER presents three novel silicone lubricant pastes for the fitting of cable accessories for the transmission and distribution (T&D) industry: WACKER® SILICONE PASTE P 250 and P 300 as well as the newly formulated lubricant POWERSIL® PASTE AP. The pastes are free of boron-containing additives and therefore particularly environmentally and user... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Biodegradable Grease serves in extreme temperatures.

Jul 03, 2012

Combining USA-grown natural seed oils, PTFE, and synthetic shear stable thickening system with anti-oxidants, extreme pressure, anti-wear, and anti-corrosion additives, HUSKEY ECO-LUBE EP 2 GREASE provides protection against friction, wear, and corrosion. Multi-service product is suitable for extreme temperature conditions from -20 to 500°F. It is also NSF/USDA H-1 Registered and KOSHER... Read More


Synthetic Bearing and Gear Grease resists water spray-off.

Jun 25, 2012

Developed to minimize wear scar in water-rich environments, Molykote® G-1502FM has been tested to ASTM D-4049 for water spray-off, ASTM D2266 for wear, and ASTM D-6138-07 for corrosion. White grease has service temperature of -40 to 149°C and is also approved for food contact. Product is available in 400 mL cartridges, 50 kg drums, and 180 kg drums. Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Biodegradable Oil withstands extreme temperatures.

Jun 22, 2012

Designed for extended service under extremely high and low temperatures from -20 to 520°F, HUSKEY BIOBASE EP LUBE is suitable for chains, slides, fans, cables, nuts, bolts, and air tools. Multi-purpose, vegetable oil-based lubricant is NSF H-1 Registered and KOSHER approved, making it applicable in bottling, canning, dairy, and all food processing machinery. Product is available 16 fl oz... Read More


Synthetic Bearing/Gear Grease survives water-rich applications.

Jun 18, 2012

Molykote® G-1502FM is formulated to reduce wear and corrosion and will stay in place, even with high-pressure equipment wash-down. In tests, this white and odorless product has demonstrated ability to minimize lubrication loss and wear scar at typical speeds as well as in 4-ball wear testing at slower (100 rpm) speeds. Corrosion tests showed ability to reduce rust by as much as 95%. Viscosity... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Lubricants, Paints & Coatings

Complete Line of Loctite® Repair Products for Wind Turbine Installation and Maintenance

Jun 12, 2012

O&M Products Increase Equipment Reliability and Reduce Downtime and Failure Rocky Hill, Conn. - For O&M applications on wind turbines, Henkel Corporation has introduced a full line of Loctite® adhesives, sealants, lubricants and coatings for installation and maintenance of blades, nacelles, towers and bases. For rotor blade repair, Loctite® high performance polyurethane resins cure rapidly... Read More


Technologically-Advanced Fluids Make CIMCOOL® Products

Jun 05, 2012

The Global Leader for Industrial Applications Cincinnati, Ohio - With products that boast results including four to five times longer sump life; up to 300% improved tool life; an increase in productivity; excellent rancidity control; greatly reduced concentrate usage; and operator-friendly use, CIMCOOL Fluid Technology offers some of the most technologically-advanced fluids for use in industrial... Read More


Silver-Filled Vacuum-Compatible Grease enhances thermal transfer.

May 11, 2012

Used in heat transfer applications from -60 to +550°F, Heat-Away(TM) 641-EV is formulated as thick paste that will not flow after application and retains viscosity over entire temperature range. Single-part, 100% solids, silver-filled, electrically and thermally conductive, vacuum-compatible grease exhibits thermal conductivity of 5.58 W/m-K and resistivity of less than 0.0008 ohm-cm. Vapor... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Clariant Showcases Innovative Emulsifier for Metalworking Formulations at STLE 2012

May 10, 2012

  • Based on globally available raw materials, avoiding supply volatility
  • Exceptional low-foaming properties
  • Safe for people and the environment Charlotte, N.C. - Here at the STLE (Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers) 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, booth #215, Clariant is highlighting the newest addition to its broad portfolio of high-performance components and... Read More

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    Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing Welcomes Quaker Chemical

    May 10, 2012

    New technical partner will provide lubricants and support CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) competes in one of the most competitive and technologically advanced racing series in the world - the IZOD IndyCar Series. Racing and winning over the competition requires high endurance and performance products. As an official SFHR sponsor and technical partner, Quaker Chemical... Read More

    Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

    Dow to Present Innovative Solutions at STLE 2012

    May 04, 2012

    Three business units will show how their products contribute to the field of tribology and lubrication technology Midland, Michigan - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) will be showcasing its products and technologies specially formulated for synthetic lubricant technology, metalworking and lubricant additives, and microbial control at the Society of Tribology and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)... Read More

    Green & Clean, Lubricants

    Plews Introduces UltraLube® Greases for Rail Curves and Switch Plates

    May 01, 2012

    (Dixon, Ill.) - Plews, Inc., dba Plews & Edelmann, today announced the introduction of UltraLube® Rail Curve Greases and Switch Plate Lubricants. These premium biobased greases and lubricants - formulated from U.S.-grown vegetable oils - are available in Hi-Visc and Lo-Visc formulations. UltraLube Rail Curve Greases contain advanced extreme pressure additives to guard against wheel and rail... Read More