Halocarbon PCTFE Oil and Grease Cross-References to Fluorolube Lubricants

For over 65 years, Halocarbon has been a leading producer of fluorinated oils, greases, and waxes designed to withstand the chemically harsh environments of a broad range of industries. To ensure the safety of its consumers while still providing reliability, Halocarbon has designed its fluorinated lubricants to be chemically inert, nonflammable, with high thermal stability, good lubricity, high dielectric strength and a variety of viscosities, densities, and NLGI grades.

Halocarbon PCTFE Oil and Grease Cross-References to Fluorolube Lubricants
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Price Increase Letter – Life Sciences

 

To whom it may concern,

Due to increases in the cost of our raw materials and logistics, and other market forces, Halocarbon Products Corporation (Halocarbon) will be increasing the price of its fluoroproducts by at least 10% effective January 1, 2019. This increase applies to Halocarbon’s Trifluoro and Hexafluoro products.

In special cases, where the raw material or product sale is affected by the new tariffs between the U.S. and China, the price of Halocarbon’s product will be increasing by 25% effective January 1, 2019.

Price Increase Letter – Life Sciences
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Price Increase Announcement – Engineered Fluids

 

To whom it may concern,

Due to increases in the cost of raw materials and labor, Halocarbon Products Corporation (Halocarbon) will be increasing the price of its PCTFE Oils, Greases, and Waxes by 5 to 15% effective January 1, 2019. The actual price increase will vary depending on the specific product and the packaging size.

In select circumstances, where the new tariffs between China and the U.S. affect the product, the price will increase by 25% on January 1, 2019.

Price Increase Announcement – Engineered Fluids
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Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids Selection Guide: Not a ‘One-Size Fits All’ Approach

Quality, performance and affordability are just a few of the characteristics of Halocarbon’s industrial lubricants. Over the past 30 years, Halocarbon has grown its specialization in the aerospace and military markets to develop quality specialty lubricants for industrial applications.  Halocarbon Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids are a new line of fluorinated lubricants designed for use in hazardous or reactive chemical operations. Mechanical seal barrier fluids were engineered to lubricate and cool seal faces in both pressurized and unpressurized systems. Halocarbon Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids provide safe and long-lasting performance to increase the service life of mechanical seals. Durability is not the only competitive edge of these barrier fluids, as their versatile formulas are designed to benefit a variety of applications.

Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids Selection Guide: Not a ‘One-Size Fits All’ Approach
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Modifying Electrolytes to Improve Lithium Ion Batteries

Halocarbon has been making great strides in Electronics Solutions to create fluorinated materials that can improve the performance of lithium ion batteries when they are pushed to the limit. Halocarbon is entering this market with a wide variety of fluorinated compounds to meet industry needs. One of Halocarbon’s research chemists, Neville Pavri, was interviewed by Design News to talk further about Halocarbon’s innovation in the lithium ion battery market. In the interview, Pavri talks about Halocarbon’s research in this market and its structured activity relationship (SAR) approach to finding the most efficient candidates. Click here to read the full article!

Modifying Electrolytes to Improve Lithium Ion Batteries
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Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids Guide

Over the last 30 years, Halocarbon’s industrial lubricants have evolved beyond their initial use in aerospace and military applications to more advanced manufacturing applications. One such application involves the use of Halocarbon fluorinated lubricants in mechanical seals.  Halocarbon engineers have specifically designed chemically-inert and nonflammable oils for use as mechanical seal barrier fluids and buffer fluids, optimized for both performance and value. Before you choose one of our fluids, please read on to determine which fluid is best for you.

Mechanical Seal Barrier Fluids Guide
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Structure-Activity Relationships in Lithium Ion Batteries

The lithium ion battery has become the standard in many industries when it comes to mobilizing a power source. The developments in electronics, electric vehicles, and energy storage have created an overwhelming need for a lighter, stronger, and safer battery. Every year a new and improved version of this technology is introduced, and that drives the demand for a new and improved battery. Halocarbon, a leader in fluorochemistry, is at the forefront of creating additives and co-solvents that improve the performance and safety of high voltage (>4.2 V) lithium ion batteries.

Halocarbon is leveraging the principles of structure-activity relationships (SAR) to address key challenges in the chemistry of high-voltage lithium ion batteries.

Structure-Activity Relationships in Lithium Ion Batteries
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HaloVac® Precision Vacuum Pump Fluids Guide

HaloVac® Precision Vacuum Pump Fluids are fluorinated lubricants engineered specifically for the low vapor pressures and viscosity characteristics required in precision vacuum pump applications. These oils have been used for over 60 years as a safe and reliable choice for lubricating and maximizing the operational life of mechanical pumps in high-performance cyrogenic and vacuum applications. Unlike hydrocarbon-based oils, HaloVac® is nonflammable, chemically inert, and oxygen and chlorine-compatible. Manufactured using Halocarbon PCTFE technology, HaloVac® oils have been specifically designed and optimized for use in precision vacuum pumps, making them the competitive and cost-effective alternative to conventional PFPE-based systems.

Vacuum pump fluids specifically engineered for optimum safety, reliability, and performance.

HaloVac® Precision Vacuum Pump Fluids Guide
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Price Increase Announcement

 

To whom it may concern,

Due to increases in the cost of raw materials, labor, and logistics, Halocarbon Products Corporation (Halocarbon) will be increasing the price of its fluoroproducts by 8% effective June 1, 2018, or as contracts and laws allow. This increase applies to Halocarbon’s Triflouro and Hexafluoro products.

Halocarbon remains committed to investing in our R&D and manufacturing assets to position our company as your strategic growth partner for innovation using fluorochemistry. If you have any questions about this price increase, please contact your Sales Manager.

Price Increase Announcement
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Five Reasons to Buy Halocarbon Sevoflurane

Sevoflurane was first discovered as an inhalation anesthetic in the early 1970s. Since its clinical introduction in the 1990s, Sevoflurane has become the leading and most widely used inhalation anesthesia on the market. Sevoflurane is a staple in operating rooms around the world. For these reasons, it is vital to use Sevoflurane manufactured under Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMP) certifications to ensure high quality and purity. Here are the top five reasons to buy Halocarbon Sevoflurane.

Five Reasons to Buy Halocarbon Sevoflurane
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