For over 125 years, Zschimmer & Schwarz has continuously advanced the science of specialty chemicals and lubricants. We offer the world’s most extensive line of synthetic ester base stocks, each engineered and manufactured at our new, state-of-the-art production plant. Explore our portfolio of high-performance lubricants and learn how we tailor custom formulas to meet the demands of modern industry.


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Synthetic Ester

Browse the world’s largest portfolio of advanced, lubricant-grade synthetic ester base stocks, all engineered to deliver best-in-class performance. Synthetic esters are the most versatile of all lubricant base stocks, and can be optimized for nearly any application.

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Synthetic esters deliver excellent boundary-lubrication characteristics for better cutting and forming efficiency, surface finish and tool life in both straight-oil and water-based systems. All our metalworking esters have a VOC below 50 g/L, making them both worker and environmentally friendly.

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