Vegetable / Rapeseed Oil Lubricants

Additive packages, antioxidants and tackifiers designed to meet the challenges of using natural base oils in manufacturing lubricants for gear, hydraulic, compressor and chain oil applications.

Antioxidants / Lubricant additive packages

Brad-Chem 353

A specially formulated, multifunctional additive blend for the use in biodegradable vegetable oil lubricants, as well as mineral oil and synthetic ester based lubricants. The package incorporates a mixture of EP/AW additives, antioxidants and corrosion inhibtors. European Ecolabel compliant when used at the recommended treat rate in a compliant base oil. Brad-Chem 353 also gives excellent results in Polyalkylene Glycols (PAGs).

Brad-Chem 339

Liquid blend of phenolic antioxidants designed for a wide range of basestocks. Particularly suitable for natural oils such as rapeseed oil, castor oil and unsaturated esters such as TMP oleate. Also siutable for mineral and synthetic base oils for engine oils, gear oils, compressor oils and hydraulic oils.

Brad-Chem 397

Octadecyl-3-(3, 5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyphenyl) propionate CAS No. 2082-79-3

Brad-Chem DP 3101

A specially formulated, multifunctional additive blend for the use in biodegradable vegetable oil lubricants, as well as mineral oil and synthetic ester based lubricants. The package incorporates a mixture of EP/AW additives, antioxidants and corrosion inhibtors. Use for vegetable oil based gear oils, hydraulic oils and compressor oils. For manufacturing vegetable oil based chain oils using this additive package, we recommend to add Biotac https://www.brad-chem.co.uk/products/biotac/. Brad-Chem DP 3101 also gives excellent results in Polyalkylene Glycols (PAGs).

BioTac

Tacky additive developed for use in the manufacture of biodegradable lubricants. Formulation is > 90% biodegradable by OECD 301B test. Suitable for use in rapeseed oil and other natural oils. Components are approved for incidental food contact applications.