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Issue 92: February 2017 Lubes'n'Greases Magazine
Europe, Middle East and Africa


REACH Registration Update

A consultant from the U.K.ís REACH Centre summarizes the status of the regulationís implementation.

Synthetic Lube’s Market Share Edges Up

Europe showed the highest penetration of synthetic and semisynthetic lubricants in 2015, while Africa and the Middle East are expected to show the most market share growth to 2020.

Biobased Oils Come to Africa

The world is embracing renewable sources to meet its energy needs, and Africa is not about to be left behind. One company is positioning itself to take advantage of the emerging bioeconomy, with the production of base oils from sugar cane.

Safer Marine Lubricants

An important chemical used to synthesize detergents for marine diesel cylinder oils has been classified as a reprotoxin. Infineum reports on the search for a safe replacement.

Middle East Becoming a Gateway to Africa

Trade flows between the Middle East and Africa are soaring. Better connectivity and the emergence of countries like the United Arab Emirates as major re-export hubs are having a profound effect on the regional base oil and lubricants business.

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Lubes'n'Greases Europe-Middle East-Africa is the first independent regional business magazine for and about the lubricants, base oil, additives and lube packaging industries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. It reports on marketing and technology trends, raw material supplies, regulations and OEM specifications, and the challenges faced by end users of lubes and greases and the solutions that meet their needs. Every issue includes breaking news, in-depth features and informed opinions.

LNG EMEA has separate content from its sister magazine, Lubes'n'Greases, but offers the same reliable, unbiased and vital reporting each month.

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Print and digital subscribers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa will receive the Base Stock Guide for Europe, the Middle East and Africa in July.

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