Lubricants


Perstorp breaks ground in India to significantly boost Penta business

Perstorp unveiled plans to invest in the construction of a new Pentaerythritol (Penta) production facility in Gujarat, India. A groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant was held on November 6 2019.
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp, a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, has unveiled plans to invest in the construction of a new Pentaerythritol (Penta) production facility in Gujarat, India. Representatives from the Perstorp Executive Leadership Team, were joined by government officials, employees and selected guests at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new plant held on November 6. The world scale, green-field Gujarat plant will produce Penta, including the renewable grades of Voxtar™, providing up to a 60% reduced carbon footprint.

SONGWON signs exclusive agreement for distribution of antioxidants for fuels and lubricant additives in ASEAN

SONGWONMegachem, a leading worldwide distributor, will be responsible for supplying SONGWON antioxidants for fuels and lubricants in countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Henkel to showcase solutions for every step in the die casting value chain at GIFA 2019

Henkel to showcase solutions for every step in the die casting value chain at GIFA 2019. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR070)With extensive expertise in all key areas of the die-casting and metalworking value chain – Casting, Machining, Impregnation, Cleaning, Surface Treatment and Bonding – Henkel is ideally positioned to help reduce costs and streamline manufacturing processes. At the GIFA 2019 show (Booth H59, Hall 11) from June 25 to 29 in Düsseldorf, Henkel will be showcasing its comprehensive offering for the industry – from Bonderite cleaning, lubricating and surface treatment to Loctite impregnation and bonding solutions.

Perstorp announces production capacity increase for Di-Penta, securing future growth

PerstorpPerstorp has increased capacity of di-pentaerythritol i.e. Di-Penta with 40% at site Perstorp. This is a result of improved efficiency and debottlenecking at all Di-Penta producing sites.

Building blocks for sustainable refrigeration highlighted at Inter Lubric, Shanghai

The right choice of base oil for Reflubes can have a great impact on the environment.
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp is increasing its efforts to support a more environmentally friendly refrigeration industry. The company’s polyols and acids are a key components of polyol ester (POE) refrigeration oils, which play a vital role in sustainable, energy-efficient systems using the latest refrigerants.

SONGWON appoints Sea-Land Chemical Company as exclusive distributor for North America

SONGWON appoints Sea-Land Chemical Company as exclusive distributor for North America. (Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with Sea-Land Chemical Company. Under the terms of the agreement, which takes effect in August, Sea-Land will be the official distribution channel for SONGWON’s products for the market segments: industrial lubricants, transportation lubricants and grease in North America (USA, Canada & Mexico).

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