Essays about: "environmentally adaptive lubricants"
Found 1 essay containing the words environmentally adaptive lubricants.
University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik
Abstract : The increasing demand for more readily bio-degradable, renewable and non-toxic environmentally adaptive lubricants with a lower degree of bioaccumulation has escalated the investigation of water-based lubricants as the potential alternatives for conventional mineral-based oils. Water is an excellent environmentally adapted lubricant; however, it is a low viscous fluid and holds downsides of having corrosive nature and extremely low pressure-viscosity coefficient leading to insufficient load-carrying capacity. READ MORE