Using of cottonseed oil as an environmentally accepted lubricant additive

Durak E., Karaosmanoglu F.

ENERGY SOURCES, vol.26, no.7, pp.611-625, 2004 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00908310490438605
  • Journal Name: ENERGY SOURCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.611-625


At the present time, to minimize friction and to control wear in machines elements are used with lubricating oil manufactured by advanced technologies. The high performance of lubricating oils is provided by oil additives. Additives improve the lubricating ability of the base oils by either enhancing the desirable properties, which is already present, or obtaining new properties.