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STEERING TOWARD SUSTAINABILITY: Choose an automotive fluid manufacturer with environmental expertise

Automotive | Industrial

From racing to fleet, functional fluids play a vital role in keeping automotive vehicles running at their best. And in today’s sustainability-focused environment, functional fluid manufacturing is subject to a variety of evolving environmental considerations. That is why it is important to carefully consider the environmental expertise of your contract filling partner in these key areas of compliance and consumer priority:

  1. Biodegradability: Biodegradable fluids break down naturally over time, reducing their environmental impact and minimizing harm to ecosystems in case of accidental spills or leaks.
  1. Renewable and Bio-Based Ingredients: These ingredients are derived from renewable resources like plants and have a lower carbon footprint compared to traditional petroleum-based components.
  2. Lowered Emissions: This is particularly relevant in the case of engine oils and transmission fluids, where low-viscosity and synthetic formulations can improve fuel efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions.
  3. Reduced Toxicity: This includes limiting the presence of heavy metals, harmful additives, and other pollutants to ensure safer handling and disposal.
  4. Recycling, Reuse and Reduction: Companies are exploring ways to recycle and reuse functional fluids and employ efforts to reduce waste and wastewater generation and resource consumption.
  5. Compliance with Environmental Regulations: Keeping up-to-date with emission limits, waste management practices, and other relevant regulations is crucial for functional fluid manufacturers. ensuring that their products meet environmental requirements.
  6. Eco-labeling and Certifications: Some manufacturers seek eco-labeling and certifications from reputable organizations to demonstrate the environmental credentials of their functional fluids.

At PLZ Corp, we provide the high-quality and compliant functional fluid solutions customers demand. Formulations are designed in-house by a national network of automotive research and development specialists and professional technicians. And a robust team of regulatory experts are at-the-ready to keep your products on track with the complex and evolving regulations in markets across North America.

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