Sep 2016
Renewable Chemicals and Energy

Biorenewable Insights: Bio-Lubes (2016 Program)

This report analyzes developments in bio-based lubricant base oils technologies.  Base oils derived from bio-based materials or processes can potentially improving the GHG profile of industries (including transportation).  This study assesses the technical, commercial, and economic aspects of producing bio-lubes and the corresponding downstream polymers.