New ExxonMobil grease boosts corrugated packaging production

ExxonMobil is introducing Mobil SHC Grease 462 PF, an advanced synthetic lubricant for the corrugated packaging sector.

The grease provides superior bearing protection for corrugator rollers operating at temperatures up to 240˚C and in the presence of moisture.

A large percentage of corrugated card output is employed as transit packaging for food.

Mobil SHC Grease 462 PF is safe for incidental food contact are used in corrugators.

ExxonMobil’s range of lubricants can help reduce energy consumption, as well as cut waste oil disposal due to their long operational life.

As a result, corrugators can improve their sustainability credentials, which is a key driver for many customers when selecting their packaging suppliers.

The potential energy saving available from switch to high performance lubricants can also help corrugators contribute to the objectives set by European Commission’s Energy Efficiency Directive. This stipulates a 20% energy efficiency target by 2020, which rises to 30% by 2030.

Inken Reuser, industrial marketing advisor – EAME, said: “Today’s corrugated packaging operators are faced with major pressures to meet both production and sustainability goals, meaning solutions which can help meet both targets are crucial. This new grease is the latest addition to our corrugated packaging offer, which is designed to help operators achieve greater energy efficiency, productivity and cost savings across their business.”



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