Synthetic Base Stocks and Metalworking Fluids

  • Posted on: 14 May 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

According to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing penetration of Synthetic lubricants in automobile applications is expected to be a key driving force for the market, particularly in light of positive automotive outlook in India, China, South Korea and Brazil. (Hello global warming). Endorsement of synthetic oil manufacturers by OEMs is further expected to product boost demand over the forecast period.

Biolubricants and Metalworking Fluids Global Market

  • Posted on: 7 May 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

Emergent regulatory impacts on lubricants offer the potential for increasing the consumption of biolubricants over the coming decade. Regulatory actions from the United States have already specified a minimum renewable content for a range of product categories. Chemical registration policies in the European Union and China would also play a crucial role in incentivizing greater adoption of biolubricants.

Metalworking Fluid Water Test Kit

  • Posted on: 6 May 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

Modern Water, the owner of leading water technologies for the prduction of fresh water and monitoring of water quality, today announced it has collaborated with LuminUltra Technologies, experts in microbiological testing, to promote their range of 2nd Generation Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) kits. The kits have a wide range of applications, which include metalworking fluids, water treatment and distribution, biological wastewater treatment,etc.

Smart MWF brochure from Q8

  • Posted on: 3 May 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

The new 'Smart Engineering Solutions' brochure from Q8 UK provides an overview of the company's metalworking fluids portfolio - including Q8 Baroni, Q8 Beethoven, Q8 Berlioz soluble fluids, Q8 Bach neat metalworking oils, and Q8 Brahms neat forming oils. Designed in the UK, the brochure will also be translated into various languages to cater for the 80+ countries worldwide into which Q8Oils sells its metalworking fluids.

Master Chemical Reaches Germany Ahead of Putin

  • Posted on: 1 May 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

Just when you thought you were safe from imperialist world domination, German Chancellor Angela Merkel (under pressure from big business with short memory) rolls out the red carpet for Russian expansion into some other country. Peace in our time! -sigh- It seems like the perfect time for Putin to let her know he also wants East Germany back. But free market expansion (where it remains) is also exciting!

Shopping for Metalworking Fluid Mist Collectors

  • Posted on: 1 May 2014
  • By: Editor

Save your energy! In closing out MIST COLLECTION MONTH, we reviewed our DIRECTORY LISTINGS for companies that actually sell what they say they sell, and complied a short list of mist collection manufacturers for you. You can find what you need from this list.  Choose any one and paste it into that little box on the right of this page.
Aeroex International
Aget Manufacturing Company
Air Quality Engineering
Airflow Systems, Inc.
Bisco Clean Air
Diversified Air Systems
Donaldson Company Inc.

Eliminate Smut From Your Factory

  • Posted on: 29 April 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

Often it's overlooked that the mist droplets also contain a very fine solid particle of the abrasive of the metal being machined. After the worker has the first "opportunity" to inhale it, the droplet settles on a surface like lighting, floors, machines, or work benches, where the mist evaporates, leaving its residue and the tiny solid particles to accumulate. Often called "smut", it's more than a housekeeping nuisance, causing respiratory and skin problems.

Three Stage Metalworking Fluid Mist Collectors

  • Posted on: 29 April 2014
  • By: SandBlaster

Today we are looking at the Three Stage Mist collectors from AEROEX MIST ELIMINATORS . The 1st stage mechanical elements separate 90 - 95% of the mist and solids. The fluid drains out of the air flow, reducing evaporation and odors. The 2nd stage agglomerator is an unique depth filter, layers of stainless steel wire mesh weaved with oil attracting fibers.