Lubricating Oil Additives

LUBRICATING OIL ADDITIVES L022

A chemical added in small amounts to various oils to give them special qualities such as a low pour point when chlorinated hydrocarbons are added.

Other special properties are:

Desired characteristic
Additive
Low viscosity indexButene polymers
Detergents and suspensoid propertiesMetallic stearate
Oxidation stabilityCalcium Stearate
Reduced foaming tendencySilicone compounds
Resistance to high temperaturesPhosphorus pentasulfide, zinc dithiophosphate

Posted

  • On February 16, 2018