HiTEC® 008

Seal Swell Agent
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Application

HiTEC® 008 seal swell agent is an adipate ester which is specifically suited to industrial and automotive lubricants formulated with Group I, II, III or IV base oils. In addition HiTEC® 008 will lower pour points and aid the solubility of more polar additives.

Key Performance Benefits

  • Strong seal swell activity
  • Low odor
  • Ashless, zero chlorine
  • Solubility in Group I, II, III and IV base oils
  • Increases solubility of many additive components
  • Improves low temperature properties of finished lubricants

Recommended Dosage

HiTEC® 008 seal swell agent is recommended at dosages of 1.0% wt. to 15% wt. in lubricants depending on base oils and
applications. Required treat rates may be influenced by a number of factors, including:
  • Base oil
  • Other additives present
  • Elastomer composition
  • Temperature
  • Application
Please contact your Afton Chemical representative for specific recommendations.

Typical Characteristics


Handling Information

Max Handling Temp: 70°C
Shelf Life: 24 months @ ambient temperature