We recognise the crucial role that process oils play in your products and operations and we offer expert consultation and technical advice to support your business needs. We understand that the quality of these vital oils is paramount, and that using a process oil that has a highly consistent quality can have a major bearing on the success of your business. Shell is one of the leading process oil manufacturers and has more than 30 years’ experience in the process oils business.
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Shell process oils for your business
Next generation process oils
Conventional process oils
Shell Catenex T
Shell Catenex T oils are highly refined hydrotreated paraffinic process oils, virtually colourless and sulphur free. These oils are highly saturated, free of aromatics and polar compounds. Catenex T oils are recommended for use in process oils applications where colour stability, low volatility and low sulphur levels are required. These highly refined oils are ideal for use as process oils in rubber, elastomer, plastic, adhesive
Shell Flavex 595
Shell Flavex 595 is a non-labelled process oil used as an extender oil in the manufacture of tyres. It is made using residual aromatic extract (RAE) technology to produce summer, all-season and high-performance tyres. It offers an alternative to traditional distillate aromatic extract (DAE) products and is fully compliant with EU Directive 2005/69/EC , REACH Regulation 1907/2006, Annex XVII (Item 50).
Our gas-to-liquids (GTL) technology uses natural gas instead of crude oil to make liquid fuels, base oils for lubricants and other high-quality products.
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) is the key chemical control regulation in the European Union.