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Environmental Lubricants Manufacturing, Inc.

311 B Ave., Grundy Center, IA, 50638, USA

  • 319-824-5203

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Environmental Lubricants Manufacturing, Inc.


Drill Rod Grease features biobased formula.

Aug 10, 2016

Designed to meet demanding requirements of drilling and mining industry, Biobased Drill Rod Grease offers optimized water washout properties and is almost entirely made of renewable biobased materials with no heavy metals. Product has environmentally safe additives to increase mass density, and is effective in and around high water-flow with balance of adhesiveness and cohesiveness. Using... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Wire Rope Grease meets VGP requirement.

Nov 11, 2015

Designed to meet requirement of Vessel General Permit, bio-based Wire Rope Grease is made from carefully selected renewable vegetable oils that are minimally impacted during processing in microwave-based manufacturing reactor. Aluminum complex grease, available in NLGI Grades 0 and 1, offers water washout resistance and provides naturally high degree of lubricity. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Viscosity Modifiers provide oxidation stability.

May 27, 2015

Made from mixture of select vegetable oils, OptiBase Viscosity Modifiers impart polarity and optimized lubricity. Products come in 4 viscosity ranges of 100–200, 300–500, 500–1,000, and 1,500 cSt at 40°C. Primarily based on triglycerides or triglycerides that contain hydroxyl groups, oils are extremely shear-stable and readily mix with many mineral, bio-based, and synthetic oils. Read More


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... Read More

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