Kevin Ferrick, ManagerGlobal Industry Services
6/20/2013 • API’s Motor Oil Matters (MOM) Program helps oil change locations meet new motor oil labeling guidelines. The National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently published guidelines that would require oil change locations to provide information consumers need to make informed decisions on motor oil.
10/30/2012 • WASHINGTON, October 30, 2012 – The American Petroleum Institute (API) has launched its licensing efforts for motor oil distributors and oil change locations as part of its expanded Motor Oil Matters (MOM) campaign. Created to bring together everyone involved in the bulk motor oil chain of custody including motor oil marketers, distributors, oil change locations and consumers, MOM is designed to ensure that drivers get the right motor oil for their cars and trucks - every time.
4/12/2012 • Diesel engine oil has a big job to do given the tight tolerances of today’s emissions compliant engines. In addition to lubricating parts, it helps prevent wear, allows the truck’s engine to operate at peak efficiency and helps regulates engine temperature.