Grease offers corrosion protection to heavy-duty equipment.

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Castrol® Pyroplex® Protection ES extends service intervals and shields against salt-related corrosion in salt-spreaders, trucks, buses, and other heavy-duty equipment designed for on-highway and off-road environments. Suited for winter road conditions, synthetic lithium complex grease, which is GC-LB and NLGI 1 and 2 approved, offers stay-in-place ability that helps reduce wear and tear on moving parts.

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Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES Grease Extends Service Intervals and Provides Corrosion Protection in Heavy Duty Equipment

Wayne, NJ - December 7, 2005 - Castrol® Pyroplex® Protection ES grease consists of an anti-corrosion formula that allows operators to extend service intervals while providing a superior shield against salt-related corrosion.

Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES is a synthetic, lithium complex grease designed for both on-highway and off-road environments and is ideal for winter road conditions. It is suitable for salt-spreaders, trucks, buses and other heavy-duty equipment where extended-service and maximum wear/corrosion protection is required.

"Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES is truly a grease for all heavy duty equipment," said Miguel Sanchez, brand manager for BP Lubricants USA Inc. "Pyroplex Protection ES extends service intervals, thereby decreasing downtime and increasing productivity for operators of any heavy duty equipment, whether it is for construction or mining, on-road or off-road."

The "stay-in-place" ability of Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES combined with superior mobility and high-pressure performance enables heavy duty operators to extend service intervals and reduce wear and tear on moving parts all year long. In tests, Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES prevented bearing corrosion and provided extended service protection in a concentrated sodium chloride solution non-standard increased severity Emcor Test. Castrol Pyroplex Protection ES has also been GC-LB and NLGI 1 and 2 approved.

About BP Lubricants USA Inc.

BP Lubricants USA Inc. markets premium Castrol® lubricants and business-building programs directly and through distributors to independent lube operators, service providers, on- and off-road fleets, new car dealers and leading retailers. Our line of engine oils includes Castrol® Elixion®, Castrol® Hypuron(TM) S and Castrol® Tection(TM) Extra, Castrol® Pyroplex® Protection ES, and Castrol® Fifth Wheel Grease as well as other Castrol® greases, compressor oils, hydraulic oils, transmission fluids, and gear oils. To find out more about Castrol products and programs, please call 1-800-777-1466 or log onto


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