Rhein Chemie

Additin RC 5000 series: New Solutions for water-miscible metalworking fluids

Additin RC 5000 series: New Solutions for water-miscible metalworking fluids

Tuesday, 07. July 2009 Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, an additive specialist for industrial lubricants, extends its product portfolio about with product line for water-miscible metalworking fluids. The new Additin® RC 5000 series includes a total of twelve products and can be divided into the following product groups: Lubricity additives, EP additives, Corrosion inhibitors plus Additive packages.

Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, an additive specialist for industrial lubricants, extends its product portfolio about with product line for water-miscible metalworking fluids. The new Additin® RC 5000 series includes a total of twelve products and can be divided into the following product groups: Lubricity additives, EP additives, Corrosion inhibitors plus Additive packages.

Already, many components from Rhein Chemie can be used in water-miscible metalworking fluids with the aid of emulsifiers. The new Additin® RC 5000 series offers special solutions for water-miscible metalworking fluids –both for emulsifiable and water-soluble types. Furthermore the new Additin® RC 5000 series contents contains several products that are suitable for the use in HFC fluids, water-based metal cleaners and antifreeze. This is only the beginning of an ongoing expansion into this product area.

Rhein Chemie is a company with a successful track record in customized additives and service products stretching back over 100 years. The approximately 850-strong workforce produces and sells products for various sectors of the rubber, lubricants and plastics industries. The company has subsidiaries and production facilities in Europe, Asia as well as North and South America.

Mannheim, 07. July 2009
bit (2009-07-812EN)

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