As hydraulic pumps continue to get smaller and the power output from them increases, meeting the performance demands on hydraulic oils and additives becomes increasingly challenging.
The most common anti-wear compound in hydraulic oils is zinc but there has been a shift to zinc-free anti-wear technologies for certain applications and regions, often driven by performance demands and environmental factors.
Afton Chemical's R&D program is focused on developing high-performance, environmentally friendly hydraulic oil additives.
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