Functional Products is dedicated to advancing the current knowledge of lubrication by engaging in continuous research and product development. New findings are often shared in open forums through associations like STLE, NLGI, and ILMA to keep customers and collaborators up-to-date on current trends.
See below for select technical presentations on oil and grease additives. Presentations are arranged in chronological order. For the collection of articles, technical notes, and sales data please see the Articles section.
(Last updated March 2017)
Polymers to Enhance the Performance of Inorganic Greases (2016)
Biobased Lubricant Technology Opportunities in Forestry (2016)
The Effect of Polymer Additives on Grease Flow Properties (2015)
Calcium Sulfonate Water Spray-Off Improvement (2014)
Quantitative Evaluation of Tackiness in Polymer Oil Solutions Using Modified Probe Tack Method (2014)
The Adhesiveness of Grease (2014)
Study on Viscosity Modifiers for Biodegradable Ester-based Lubricants (2012)
Polymers in Mineral and Vegetable Oil Based Greases (2011)
Benefits of Polymer Additives in Grease (2009)
Polymeric Additives for High Temperature Lubricants (2004)
Way Lube Packages (2004)
Primer on Tackifiers (2004)