What constitutes a grease? There are three main components that make a grease, base oil, thickener (sometimes called gellent) and an additive package. Making a grease is thought to be like extreme cooking. We created an infographic to give our customers and look at the three components of grease.
We have the above graphic available to download as a PDF.
Take a look at our typical thickener systems characteristics used to make a base oil into a grease.