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

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Acquiring Strategic Accounts through Value Propositions

Apr 19, 2012

A case study in Cost Savings through Chemical Management Services and Metalworking Coolants CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 29, 2012 - In an effort to improve machining and grinding performance for steel and cast iron components as well as overcome problems with hazardous waste generation and coolant odors, Rane TRW Steering Systems Ltd., the largest manufacturer and exporter of power steering gears in... Read More

Lubricants, Portable Tools

Grease Guns feature clear, shatterproof barrel.

Apr 17, 2012

Plews/Lubrimatic® UltraView(TM) clear, polycarbonate shatterproof barrel grease guns allow proper identification of grease type inside gun. Lever Action version delivers 1.5 oz/40 strokes and develops 8,000 psi, while Pistol version dispenses 1 oz/40 strokes, produces 5,000 psi, and is easily operated with one hand. Both are equipped with CNC-machined, high-tolerance aluminum headcap, heavy... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Struktol Company of America to Launch New Products at NPE 2012

Mar 22, 2012

Expanded Line of Intelligent Additive Solutions Delivers Enhanced Processing and Performance STOW, Ohio - Struktol Company of America, a leading global supplier of polymer additives, will introduce several new products at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. (Booth #31017). These new additives have been designed to... Read More


Synthetic Motor Oil exceeds API performance standards.

Mar 16, 2012

Available in SAE 5W-20 and 5W-30 grades, Monolec® Tetra-Syn(TM) Engine Oil incorporates Monolec® wear-reducing additive to protect against rust, corrosion, and oxidation and to prevent formation of ash and other deposits. Product also provides protection from high temperatures found in engines with turbochargers and superchargers. Typical applications include personal passenger cars, vans,... Read More


Assorted Fluids meet tube and pipe industry challenges.

Mar 05, 2012

Formulated to increase productivity by up to 20% in tube and pipe operations, CIMMILL(TM) Fluids deliver lubricity and rust protection while also helping to extend sump life. Properties also promote foam control, tool life, and up-time during critical roll forming, cut off, and threading operations for mills and processors. Fluids exceed key performance needs of tube and pipe mills while... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Advance Auto Parts Gives Consumers the Power to Close the Loop with Valvoline NextGen(TM) Motor Oil

Feb 28, 2012

Program Helps Vehicle Owners Protect Their Cars, the Environment and Their Wallets LEXINGTON, Ky. and ROANOKE, Va. - Advance Auto Parts and Valvoline are teaming up to bring engine performance and environmental responsibility together like never before. Consumers can now return their used oil to any of the more than 3,300 Advance Auto Parts stores nationwide and purchase Valvoline NextGen to help... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Biodegradeable Oil lubricates machine toolways, slides, and guides.

Feb 22, 2012

Formulated with vegetable seed oils and friction-reducing additives, UltraLube® Slide Way Oil features load carrying and anti-wear properties that protect help extend part life as well as stick-slip properties that lend to smooth operation and accurate work. Lubricant, available in ISO46 and ISO68 weights, has bio-stable formulation that does not contain any toxic chlorine or sulfur. It may be... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Eco-friendly Engine Oil suits compressed natural gas fleets.

Feb 16, 2012

Consisting of up to 83% re-refined material, ECO ULTRA® completely eliminates new petroleum products from circulation in compressed natural gas fleets while meeting engine manufacturers' specifications and SAE requirements. Formulation provides optimal deposit, wear, oil oxidation, and oil nitration control in typically turbocharged engines fueled by natural gas. Low in phosphorous, ECO... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Services

Quaker Chemical Management Services Achieve Maximum Value for Customers

Feb 15, 2012

Switching cleaners reduces customer's total chemical spend and increases usage efficiency CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Quaker Chemical (NYSE:KWR) - a global leader in metalworking process fluids - has extensive experience with helping manufacturers around the world respond to the challenges of accomplishing more with fewer resources, remaining competitive, staying compliant, and maintaining a high... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

MPMC Media Trade Conference Exceeded Expectations for Champion Racing and Performance Products

Feb 01, 2012

Champion Oil, a globally recognized industry leader of "purpose-built" synthetic lubricants, concluded very successful technical discussions this week at the Motorsports Parts Manufacturers Council (MPMC) Media Trade Conference, a division of the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA). Champion Oil at the MPMC Conference met with over 70 technical editors from digital and print publishers... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Quaker's Technical Expertise Results in Solutions That Meet New VOC Regulations

Feb 01, 2012

Quaker's participation in the validation of the test method for the new SCAQMD Rule 1144 enabled early product development - resulting in new, compliant technology for customers CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Quaker Chemical (NYSE: KWR) - a global leader in metalworking process fluids - has intimate knowledge of and experience with the South Coast Air Quality Management District's (SCAQMD) Rule 1144, a new... Read More


Aerosol Food Grade Lubricants feature DETEX(TM) packaging.

Jan 24, 2012

LPS® NSF® H1 food grade lubricants are available in cans that incorporate DETEX(TM) technology, which makes all plastic components on aerosol cans metal detectable. Blue colored caps, actuators, and extension tubes signify DETEX(TM) components, which can help prevent food from being contaminated and assist food processing plants in meeting strict HACCP requirements. Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants, Paints & Coatings

Rubber Lubricant and Anti-Stick Coating facilitates assembly.

Jan 19, 2012

Intended for rubber and plastic parts, water-based MAC-1023 dries to clear, colorless film with optimum slip properties and minimal coefficient of friction. Coating is chemically and thermally stable as well as environmentally and worker friendly. In addition to rubber and plastic, product is also suitable for use on composite, sponge, and all types of metal. Applications include automotive... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Delivering Long-Term Value for CNC Machining Operations

Jan 18, 2012

By educating customers on coolant best practices, Quaker helps customers manage their costs for the long term CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machining is when the functions and motions of a machine are controlled by an automated program. CNC is beneficial in machining and grinding operations because of its high accuracy, short production time, and greater flexibility. It can... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

New and Improved Packaging from International Products Corporation

Jan 17, 2012

Burlington, New Jersey, USA: International Products Corporation (IPC) is pleased to announce the transition to new packaging is now complete. The company introduced new, updated packaging in 2011. In addition to the new design, the bottles are now available in metric sizes worldwide. "It's been years since we've had a major packaging revision," says President, Kathy Wyrofsky. "We think the... Read More


DARE TO COMPARE ... CRC® Knock'er Loose® to the Competition!

Jan 13, 2012

Laboratory testing shows Knock'er Loose® outperforms Kano® AeroKroil® in penetrating & water displacement tests. Knock'er Loose® is an industrial strength, low viscosity lubricant and penetrant designed to quickly loosen and free seized, bound or frozen fasteners. It quickly permeates rust, scale, gum, grease and corrosion with a low surface tension formula that creeps into cracks,... Read More