VLS
  • VLS discusses the impact of Euro VII regulations

    CVW speaks to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the industry trade body the Verification of Lubricant Specifica ...

    CVW speaks to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the industry trade body the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), about whether the impending Euro VII regulations will signal the end of the intern ...

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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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  • VLS discusses lubricants and emissions

    Lubricants have already made a significant contribution towards reducing emissions from commercial vehicl ...

    Lubricants have already made a significant contribution towards reducing emissions from commercial vehicles, according to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) ...

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  • VLS discusses engine oil

    When does an engine oil claim become retired or obsolete and what does it mean for workshops? CVW spoke t ...

    When does an engine oil claim become retired or obsolete and what does it mean for workshops? CVW spoke to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) to find out. W ...

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  • VLS explains cold weather properties of lubricants

    Can engine oil actually freeze during winter? This case study from the Verification of Lubricant Speciali ...

    Can engine oil actually freeze during winter? This case study from the Verification of Lubricant Specialists (VLS) demonstrates why the cold weather properties of lubricants are so important during wi ...

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  • VLS takes a look at 5w30 engine oils

    CVW spoke to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of independent industry trade body the Verification of Lubrication ...

    CVW spoke to Andrew Goddard, Chairman of independent industry trade body the Verification of Lubrication Specifications (VLS), as 5w30 engine oils continue to cause issues in the marketplace. Used in ...

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  • VLS explores the EU Green Deal

    Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), details the upcoming chan ...

    Andrew Goddard, Chairman of the Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), details the upcoming changes to the EU Green Deal and its potential impact on the lubricants sector. In December 2019, U ...

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  • VLS begins proactive testing approach

    Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has approached the Institute of Materials (IOM) to procure ...

    Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has approached the Institute of Materials (IOM) to procure samples of UK 5w30 automotive engine oils for proactive testing. The IOM procure and test oil ...

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  • Case study: Complaint against a 5W30 engine oil

    CVW speaks with Andrew Goddard, Chairman of Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), to find out h ...

    CVW speaks with Andrew Goddard, Chairman of Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS), to find out how the organisation investigates claims against lubricant products and how it helps to maintain ...

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  • Cracking down on lubricant claims

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has introduced more stringent procedures for approving ...

    The Verification of Lubricant Specifications (VLS) has introduced more stringent procedures for approving marketing claims on lubricant packaging to ensure end users are protected. Independent trade b ...

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