Apr 24, 2017

Ingevity to present at the 2017 American Oil Chemists’ Society Annual Meeting


NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., April 24, 2017 – Ingevity will participate in the 2017 American Oil Chemists’ Society (AOCS) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, April 30-May 3, 2017. Ingevity’s Dr. Bing Wang, principal research and development scientist, will be presenting “The Benefits, Uses and Features of Pine Chemistry for Lubricant Applications,” during which he will give an in-depth discussion of bio-based chemistry as it relates to lubricants.

The AOCS Annual Meeting is an industry-leading international scientific and business forum focusing on fats, oils, surfactants, lipids, and related materials. More than 1,600 professionals from 45 countries attend the Annual Meeting, representing the industry’s most prestigious corporate, government, and academic institutions.

“Sustainable, eco-friendly chemistries are becoming more important because of market pressures and increasing global regulations,” said Shana McCabe, Ingevity’s global business manager, lubricants and metalworking fluid additives. “AOCS is the perfect opportunity to increase awareness of the benefits of pine chemistry in lubricant applications.”

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Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance

Ingevity provides specialty chemicals and high-performance carbon materials and technologies that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, printing inks and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures and brings to market products and processes that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Headquartered in North Charleston, S.C., Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,500 people. For more information, visit


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