• VLS welcomes Chairman

    PMM’s Kieran Nee chats with the VLS’ new chairman Mike Bewsey. First of all, congratulations on the new r ...

    PMM’s Kieran Nee chats with the VLS’ new chairman Mike Bewsey. First of all, congratulations on the new role. What made you want to take on this job? I was delighted to be invited to become Chairman o ...

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  • Is hydrogen the solution for emissions?

    Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the independent trade body, the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS ...

    Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the independent trade body, the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), discusses whether hydrogen could be a viable solution to the emissions challenge and its pot ...

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  • VLS reveals Chairman appointment

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has announced it has welcomed Mike Bewsey as its Chair ...

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has announced it has welcomed Mike Bewsey as its Chairman. Mike will take over from Andrew Goddard, who has become Chairman of the United Kingdom Lub ...

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  • ACEA publishes light-duty vehicle sequences

    The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has published the 2021 ACEA light-duty oil sequ ...

    The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has published the 2021 ACEA light-duty oil sequences. The ACEA sequences identify relevant performance standards for lubricants specifically t ...

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  • How lubricants contribute to emission reduction

    Ultra-low viscosity lubricants are making a sizeable contribution to reducing vehicle emissions from mode ...

    Ultra-low viscosity lubricants are making a sizeable contribution to reducing vehicle emissions from modern vehicles, according to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specificati ...

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  • VLS offers update on industry review

    PMM hears from Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), about the ...

    PMM hears from Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), about the Motor Vehicle Block Exemption Regulation review and why its renewal is so important for the lub ...

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  • VLS partners with a Trading Standards authority

    Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has entered into a Primary Authority partnership with Buck ...

    Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has entered into a Primary Authority partnership with Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards. Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards will pro ...

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  • VLS runs through ACEA 2016 sequences update

    PMM hears from Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), on the rec ...

    PMM hears from Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), on the recent update to the ACEA 2016 sequences and its impact on the lubricants sector. This summer, the ...

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  • VLS explains impact of E10 petrol

    With the Government announcing the introduction of new petrol standards, finding the right lubricants is ...

    With the Government announcing the introduction of new petrol standards, finding the right lubricants is set to be harder than ever. Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifica ...

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  • VLS escalates engine oil case to Trading Standards

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has escalated case 154 to Trading Standards, which rel ...

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has escalated case 154 to Trading Standards, which relates to a fully synthetic 5W30 oil, following months of investigation. VLS received a complaint ...

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