Total Lubmarine introduces new green lubricant

Total Lubmarine has introduced a new addition to its already comprehensive EAL range Total Lubmarine has introduced a new addition to its already comprehensive EAL range
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Global marine lubricant provider Total Lubmarine has introduced a new addition to its already comprehensive Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant (EAL) range.

BIO OG PLUS has been specifically formulated for sensitive applications, such as open gears and chains under high load, in challenging environments where water contamination is common.

“We are very happy to bring a new product into our range – and this is something that our customers have been asking for,” said Anne-Sophie Vaucheret, marine technical engineer at Total Lubmarine.

“We pride ourselves on an ability to offer an end-to-end lubrication solution, and with BIO OG PLUS, all of our customer’s needs are covered.”

Biodegradable qualities

On top of being an extreme pressure and adhesive grease, BIO OG PLUS’s biodegradable qualities will allow owners, managers and operators of vessels to take a more environmentally considerate approach to lubrication.

It is also a vital resource to those operating in areas requiring the use of EAL Lubricants, such as those working within jurisdiction of the US.

BIO OG PLUS has been formulated in accordance with VGP EAL (Vessel General Permit –Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant), it is compliant with ISO 6743-9: L-XBBIB 1 and DIN 51502: OGP1E-20 and it is >60% biodegradable following OECD 301B.

As a key player in EALs for over two decades, Total Lubmarine’s said its customers can be assured of its credentials and experience. To date, more than 1500 vessels utilise Total Lubmarine’s EAL products.

Total Lubmarine said that BIO OG PLUS is currently being rolled out to ports around the world.

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