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Lubricants, 3. Environmental Aspects

  1. Rolf Luther

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o15_o05

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Luther, R. 2011. Lubricants, 3. Environmental Aspects. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Fuchs Petrolub AG, Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Current Situation
1.1.Economic Consequences and Substitution Potential
1.2.Agriculture, Economy, and Politics
2.Biodegradable Base Oils for Lubricants
2.1.Synthetic Esters
2.2.Polyalkylene Glycols
2.3.Polyalphaolefins
2.4.Relevant Properties of Biodegradable Base Oils
3.Additives
4.Products (Examples)