Ergon's Hygold Base Oil products meet the solvency and viscosity demands of metalworking, grease, and lubricant formulations, which reduce friction and improve efficiency around the world. Applications include metalworking fluids, industrial lubricants, grease manufacturing, hydraulic oils, gear oils, heavy-duty engine oil, bar and chain, carriers and diluents, engine oil, etc.
HyGold Base Oils are genuine napthenic and paraffinic oils produced to exact specifications and designed for a variety of lubricating applications. They have low pour points, good solvency power, low odor levels, excellent color and color stability characteristics. Products range from low, 40 SUS viscosity to high, 4900 SUS viscosity, with blending capabilities to meet a wide range of industry needs.
High film strength for lubrication
Oxidation stability for longer life
Solubility for compatibility with diverse additions
Low pour points
Excellent color and color stability
PAC <3, by method IP346 — met by all HyGold naphthenic and paraffinic oils
Modified Ames Assay by ASTM E1687 — all HyGold naphthenic and paraffinic oils pass
FDA Regulation 21 CFR 178.3620 (C) — all HyGold paraffinic oils pass; HyGold 60 and HyGold 100 naphthenic oils pass
Ergon Refining produces its oils by distillation of naphthenic crude followed by a modern, high-pressure, severe hydrotreating process. All processes are closely monitored and final products and subject to approval from qualified personnel.
Ergon - West Virginia processes 100% light paraffinic crude oils by tightly controlled distillation followed by high-pressure hydrotreating to produce highly refined paraffinic specialty products.
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