Lubeoil additives

Trade name/synonym name

"Lubeoil additives" is not a fully correct product name as neither MARPOL Annex I nor the IBC code will list such a name

A Lubeoil additive will consist of an amount of mineral oil added some chemicals. The added chemicals shall bring certain wanted properties to the final product - the lubricating oil

The Lubeoil additives can for example act as an anti-oxidant, have some anti-foam properties, improve viscosity, control formation of deposits, depress the pour point of the lubricating oil - and many many other properties

Lubeoil additives will often be carried under a trade name from latest edition of MEPC.2/Circ. - list 2 or list 3

As an example, this schedule will show the lubeoil additive with the trade name: "Lubrizol 16005" from MEPC.2/Circ. List 3

Main properties/hazards
Main chemical and physical properties
Flash point
Boiling points
Melting point
Viscosity @ 20°C
Vapour pressure @ 20°C
IBC carriage requirements
IBC chapter
Ship Type
Tank Type
Relevant additional IBC req.
MARPOL Requirements
Pollution Category
Special information to be added to Shipping Document


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