Environmental benefits from base oils in heavy duty engine oil

Reducing environmental impact is a clear target for governments, companies, and consumers worldwide, and the heavy duty engine oil (HDEO) market is no exception.

In our recent article in Lube Magazine, Afton explores how base oils can contribute to finished lubricant performance and additional environmental benefits in the growing top tier, premium, and mainline HDEO segments. The article looks at:
  • Why base oil matters
  • Base oil trends
  • How base oil can add environmental benefits
  • A look at re-refined base oil; and
  • Base oil interchangeability
Read the full article below:

This article was published in the June 2022 edition of Lube Magazine.