ADNOC launches motor oils from 100% plant-derived base oils
ADNOC Distribution is launching a new Voyager Green Series range of lubricant products formulated with 100% plant-derived base oil.
This new lubricants product range will be available in the UAE from March 2022, as well as across the company’s international distribution network of 19 countries.
The new products are part of ADNOC Distribution’s overall strategy to continue expanding its sustainable and environmentally-friendly product range. ADNOC Distribution is the largest fuel and convenience retailer in the United Arab Emirates, Voyager PX Green is developed specifically for petrol engines and Voyager DX Green for diesel engines.
“This innovative new range offers our customers an even greater range of choices to select the right lubricant for their vehicles. Leveraging our in-house research team and production facilities, we will continue to invest in innovation that offers greater choice, quality and supports our move towards a more diversified energy mix,” said Bader Saeed Al Lamki, CEO, ADNOC Distribution.
Plant-based base oils are made from sustainable feedstock sources, such as palm, soy, coconut and rapeseed. The lubricant product range is formulated to deliver higher levels of engine performance than conventional synthetic base oils, due to its unique molecular composition. The product range will be licensed by the American Petroleum Institute (API), as well as major vehicle manufacturer approvals.
ADNOC Distribution will manufacture the Voyager Green Series at its dedicated facility in the UAE, ensuring the highest levels of quality and efficiency in accordance with international standards.