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US label regulations pose challenges for lubes producers

ILMA is seeking clarification regarding compliance with Hazard Communication Standards in labelling and data sheets according to Lube Report.

Tags: ILMA, Lubes tech, Lubricants, N America

7th April, 2015        

Californian Biolube Bill opposed

Motor oils sold in California after Jan. 1, 2017 must have at least 25 percent “biosynthetic” content, according to a controversial new Bill opposed by lubes producers

Tags: bio lubes, ILMA, Lubes tech, N America, waste

8th April, 2014        

CNPC frontrunner to buy Exxon’s Iraqi oil stake

China oil giant may clinch Middle East oil deal, but it's not over yet.

Tags: China lubes news, CNPC, ExxonMobil, ILMA, Middle East, PetroChina

24th December, 2012        

View from the Bridge - Bulletin 143, December 2012

The world's two biggest economies continue to drive the global money-go-round as Europe battles with its own financial issues. Meanwhile OEMs update their data and mobile technology advances.

Tags: China, ILMA, North America

17th December, 2012        

FTC gets both barrels after Magnuson-Moss request

US oil industry leaves legislator in no doubt over oil warranty issue.

Tags: API, automotive industry, Dexos, Environment and Regulatory watch, General Motors, ILMA, N America

4th November, 2011        

Coalition to challenge Dexos

A coalition of associations and oil producers is challenging the Dexos standard under competition and trading practice regulations.

Tags: AOCA, Dexos, Environment and Regulatory watch, ILMA, North America, Valvoline

18th March, 2011        

Lubes News - Bulletin 107 (Nov 09)

Labelling and chemicals lead the news this month, ups and downs for BASF, China's Sinopec revealed its global ambitions for the lubricants market and why grease is good for the bottom line.

Tags: BASF, China, ILMA, Japan, Middle East, Nippon Oil, Sinopec

1st November, 2009        


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