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Klüber Lubrication acquires PFPE grease business from Solvay

January 18. 2013

Klüber Lubrication acquires PFPE grease business from Solvay

World leader in specialty lubricants expands its PFPE grease product range

Munich, 01.18.2013 - Klüber Lubrication München SE & Co. KG, the world leader in specialty lubricants, recently acquired the PFPE grease business from Solvay Specialty Polymers Italy S.P.A., the global leader in high performance specialty polymers.

"The PFPE greases from Solvay are well known under the brand name FOMBLIN®. They ideally complement our existing high quality PFPE lubricants, which are known in many industries under the brand names BARRIERTA, Klübertemp and Klüberalfa" said Claus Langgartner, Speaker of the Managing Board of Klüber Lubrication.

The parties agreed not to disclose any details of the transaction.

About Klüber Lubrication München SE & Co. KG

Klüber Lubrication is one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality lubricants, offering high-end tribological solutions to virtually all industries and markets worldwide. Most products are developed and made to specific customer requirements. During its more than 80 years of existence, Klüber Lubrication has provided high-quality lubricants, thorough consultation and extensive services, which has earned it an excellent reputation in the market. The company holds all common industrial certifications and operates a test bay hardly rivalled in the lubricants industry.

Klüber Lubrication, set up as a retail company for mineral oil products in Munich in 1929, is today part of Freudenberg Chemical Specialities SE & Co. KG, a Business Group of the Freudenberg Group, Weinheim. Klüber Lubrication has about 2.000 employees in more than 30 countries.