October 25, 2020

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‘China 2025’ place higher demands on metalworking lubricants

China is already the largest manufacturing country in the world, boasting the highest production and sales of steel, main nonferrous metals and engineering machines. By 2045 the world’s most populous country aims to not only be the largest, but also the undisputed leader of all the strong manufacturing countries, part of the recently conceived ‘Made in China 2025’ plan. For the manufacturing industry, this means a drive towards advanced, innovative, intelligent, energy saving and sustainable industry.

May 23, 2018
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Vivo Energy: At the heart of the African growth story

GDP Per Capita is a typical measure of the standard of living in a country. Divide the gross domestic product (GDP) of a region by its population and you have a measurement of a country’s economic output. In April 2018, the world’s average GDP per capita was USD 11.73 thousand according to the World Economic Outlook. Africa, a resource-rich continent and home to 1.2 billion people, is the poorest continent with USD 1.91 thousand.

May 16, 2018
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Lubrizol’s ‘first-to-market lubricant solution’ for siloxanes in landfill gas receives F&L Asia Product Development of the Year Award

This year’s ‘F&L Asia Product Development of the Year’ has the distinction of being the “first-to-market lubricant solution” for siloxanes in landfill gas. Siloxanes are organo silicone chemicals used widely in a variety of products such as cosmetics and toiletries. As siloxanes use increases, their concentration is gradually rising in landfills.

May 2, 2018