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Molykote™ Industrial lubricants for a wide range of applications

The Molykote brand is designed and engineered to solve your difficult lubrication related problems and save energy by reducing friction and wear.

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With DGE you have access to lubrication experts with broad application expertise to focus on improving equipment reliability. Our technical support provides services and solutions utilizing lubrication best practices.

Why Molykote™?

Our goal is to enhance your experience and provide a higher degree of service for your Molykote™ brand compounds, greases, pastes, anti-friction coatings, dispersions, and oils. We facilitate your need for product grade optimization, technical support, order placement and fulfillment. We are committed to being a solutions provider for Specialty Lubricants and are happy that you are here. Welcome to Lubricant Specialty.

Can’t find a certain product?

We have direct access to world class specialty chemicals brands and a strong European and local market presence. Our technical experts will find the best solution for your application. 

Industries

Harsh conditions, critical equipment and complicated regulatory requirements. These are some of the challenges you face everyday in your market. We are here to simplify your lubricant selection, helping to provide reliability and long-term performance. Molykote™ specialty lubricants have been trusted by engineers and maintenance professional for over 65 years to solve lubrication problems and to help you improve reliability, extend equipment life and prevent costly down-time. Utilize our expertise to help you find solutions that meet the unique challenges of your market.

Technologies

Molykote™ brand lubricants are Smart Lubrication, born from centuries-old discoveries to solve the world’s severe-duty lubricating problems. Designed for optimum lubricating and energy-saving solutions and supported by internationally recognized experts in lubrication products and services, Molykote™ is known and trusted worldwide. Constantly expanded into new, innovative lubrication technologies, Molykote™ is now respected globally with 65 Years of Smart Success.

Molykote™ History

1935

Molybdenum Discoveries

Molykote lubricants were initially based on MoS2 and have expanded to include a wide range of solutions from mineral oils to synthetics

1950

Molykote & DGE

First DGE members began distributing Molykote brand lubricants in the 1950s

1980

New Lubricants

New industrial lubricants introduced: Pastes, Anti-friction Coatings and Greases

2016

Next Generation Lubricants

Silicone lubricants with enhanced lubricity characteristics under developement.

1948

Molykote Woldwide

Within a few short years of their debut, Molykote brand lubricants soared in worldwide avaliablility and rapidly expanding applications.

1970

Growth & Change

New lubricant products introduced in the range, including white pastes, metal-forming lubricants and molynium.

2000

Silicones Fuel Expansion

Dow’s globalitzation deepens with new operations in Germany and japan

Independent Certifications

Molykote™ provides a wide range of certified products to meet your industry or market regulations.  Utilize our expertise and experience with UL, FDA, NSF H-1NSF H-2NSF 51NSF 61, Halal, Kosher, NLGI as well as other certification standards. Contact us for more details if you don’t see a certification required for your application.

Technical Support

Molykote™ Tribologists and Application Engineers have combined decades of lubricant expertise to help support you.  With 3 lubricant laboratories across the globe, Molykote™ is able to provide advanced testing and technical support.  Our experts are long-time members of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) and the National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI), where we hold various leadership positions as well as lead many of their training courses.

LATEST NEWS, RESOURCES & UPDATES

MOLYKOTE® P-3700 Anti-Seize Paste

Direct response to market needs & trends Threaded connections in high-temperature-exposed applications like turbines or turbochargers require health-friendly lubrication to avoid seizing and to provide

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Case study: MOLYKOTE® P-74

SAG mill increases productivity, reduces unscheduled shutdowns via proper liner bolt installation, lubrication Case study: MOLYKOTE® P-74 Assembly Paste aids in prevention of liner bolt failures

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Molykote introduces G-1079 Grease

With trends toward vehicle electrification and smart home appliances, more applications require specialty grease with excellent noise reduction performance, low friction and bleeding, and compatibility

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