Sounding Board

February 2007
Tribology & Lubrication Technology;Feb2007, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p52
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The article presents responses to the question "What one change could plants and facilities make to cause the greatest improvement to their oils, greases, bearings and seals?" Many readers expressed the importance for chemical managers working with operations and maintenance personnel to be concerned about the performance of the lubricant, not just the price of it. Many readers noted that better maintenance will reduce lubricant consumption and improve bearing and seal life.


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