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lubricants

preparations for the lubrication of passages to reduce frictional injury, e.g. oily preparations, including petroleum jelly, lanolin or water-soluble preparations such as methyl cellulose.
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Product manager Vincent Feindt, iNTERSPARE's specialist for lubricants, said,"The lubricants are still undervalued by many companies.
The market size of Africa automotive lubricants is projected to reach 763, 781.
In 2015, Shell was recognised for the third year in a row as the top international lubricants brand by the Indonesia WOW Brand Award, especially for Shell Helix, Shell Advance and Shell Spirax.
The report analyzes the global lubricants market trends and forecasts till 2019.
One of the sponsors of the event, ENOC Lubricants manufactures, distributes and markets a range of lubricants in addition to blending for third party requirements.
For the study, "Association of Lubricant Use with Women's Sexual Pleasure, Sexual Satisfaction, and Genital Symptoms: A Prospective Daily Diary Study," 2,453 women ages 18-68 participated in an Internet-based, double-blind assessment of the use of six lubricants during solo masturbation and partnered sexual activities.
This rubber lubricant has proven to provide excellent lubricity, a low coefficient of friction and superior slip/stick properties, according to the firm.
Offers various release agents and specialty lubricants for all processes.
People traditionally tried a whole bunch of lubricants and found that some worked and some didn't, but it wasn't always clear why," says Mark Robbins, a friction specialist at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.
But the mid-1800s brought the discovery of ways to drill for oil that made petroleum lubricants readily available, and in the 1890s mass production of automobiles began, creating an ever-growing demand for petroleum products.
At Pakistan Lubricants the area of Research and Development is considered to be of strategic nature that helps eliminate sub-standard lubricants.