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Grease production decline masks growth in high technology, high margin products

The worldwide grease market declined 0.4% in 2017 with total production of just more than 2.5 billion pounds. Annual accounting of grease production occurs as part of NLGI’s global grease production survey (GPS). The 2017 GPS survey results have recently been released. Chuck Coe, president of CLGS Grease Technology Solutions, an independent consultancy, presented the … Continue reading Grease production decline masks growth in high technology, high margin products

‘Contentious’ Ecolabel update nearing completion

A major change to the European Ecolabel will be finalised this year, according to Joint Research Council (JRC), the environmental group hired by the European Commission on Environment to deliver the update. A confirmed timetable is not yet available, and the specification still requires official sign off by the European Parliament. However, JRC has confirmed … Continue reading ‘Contentious’ Ecolabel update nearing completion