Ester recommendations for biodegradable fluids

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Synthetic ester-based fluids are typically more biodegradable than mineral oils. Biodegradable fluids minimize the environmental impact through normal use or in the case of accidental lubricant loss. In addition, products with improved performance can be formulated with the proper base stock selection.

We recommend the following Esterex™ esters for biodegradable fluids: