Natural triglycerides can be reacted with other molecules or functional groups to produce a wide range of additives including surfactants, both anionic and non-ionic, extreme pressure/antiwear additives, high molecular weight boundary lubricants.

Reactions include:-

  • Saponification
  • Sulphurisation
  • Chlorination
  • Alkoxylation
  • Sulphonation
  • Oxidation

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