Electrostatic charging risk for bio-oils

Damage can occur as a result of electro-static discharges when the thermal and oxidative degradation of the oil leads to the formation of varnish on the surfaces of the system

Marco van Boven, marketing manager for Parker Hydraulic Filter Division Europe warns that use of bio-oils can increase the likelihood of filter problems.

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