renewable lubricating grease News

  • `VSG` - a readily biodegradable grease gets food grade approval

    Background: Obtaining regulatory approval for a lubricant as a non-food chemical used in food preparation facilities means that the ingredients have been reviewed and deemed acceptable. This service is no longer performed by US government agencies but it still provided by Agriculture Canada’s Food Inspection Agency. Approval was granted this year. Significance: ...

  • Parker Dam Bureau of reclamation has success with ‘VSG’ biodegradable grease

    Background: A better product was necessary because spent grease from the wicket gate bearings on hydroelectric turbines will end up in the waterways. Traditional mineral oil based greases are not considered to be readily biodegradable or environmentally friendly so an alternative was required. This is VSG which was specifically developed for the bearings on the wicket and control gates of ...

  • Green Star's 'Gun Oil' at Major NRA Show

    Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) and Eco Solutions Group are continuing the successful product roll out of "Italian Gun Grease," their amazing anti-friction weapons lubricant to multiple niche markets. The military (including snipers), law enforcement, hunting and shooting communities have shown great enthusiasm for a product that can improve performance and solve problems. What we ...


    By Marketwire

  • Green Star Signs Agreement to Launch a Major Marketing Campaign for Its TVT Product Line

    Today Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced that it has signed an agreement with Harrison & Horlick to launch a marketing campaign for the TVT Lubricant Product Line. Harrison & Horlick has been a long term supporter of Green Star's environmental business models, technology and products. Robert Horlick, President of Harrison & Horlick, stated: "Green Star possesses a ...


    By Marketwire

  • Green Star Continues to Expand Its Product Line

    Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced today that they have successfully continued the expansion of their product lines in several different industries. Mr. Joseph LaStella, President of Green Star Products, stated: "Early this year we announced the adoption of a new business strategy directed at increasing our revenues. This sales plan would include not only ...


    By Marketwire

  • Biofuel Industries Group Breaks Ground in Adrian on Michigan’s Largest Biodiesel Manufacturing Facility

    Site is State’s First Certified Renewable Energy Renaissance Zone Adrian, Mich.—Biofuel Industries Group, LLC, a privately owned holding company that provides resources and strategic direction to its alternative energy affiliates, recently began construction of Michigan’s largest biodiesel manufacturing plant in Adrian.  The plant will produce NextDiesel™, a trademark brand ...


  • Near Unanimous Vote by Green Star's Stockholders to Cancel Reverse Split

    Green Star Products, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSPI) announced today that at its Special Shareholders Meeting held on June 4 in Salt Lake City, Green Star stockholders voted almost unanimously to cancel the planned reverse split of Green Star stock. The new Board of Directors that was elected on January 4, 2011, including the reelected nineteen year President of Green Star, Joseph ...


    By Marketwire

  • Checkoff Helps Commercialize 33 New Soy-Based Products

    What does foam that keeps floors from squeaking have in common with NASCAR racing tires? Both contain soybean oil. Both are on the list of 33 new products commercialized in 2014 with soy checkoff support. And both are driving demand for U.S. soybeans. All together, more than 800 soy-based products have been developed with checkoff support ...


    By United Soybean Board (USB)

  • NextDiesel™ Biodiesel Plant Officially Opens in Adrian

    Site is State’s First Renewable Energy Renaissance Zone   Adrian ...


  • DOE selects projects to advance nanomanufacturing

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) has selected 20 project proposals for funding following its Nanomanufacturing for Energy Efficiency 2008 Research Call. The projects promise to make revolutionary improvements in a broad range of energy production, storage, and consumption applications that will reduce energy and carbon intensity in industrial processes. Nanotechnology, the understanding and ...

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