Enviro-1 Lubricant

Enviro-1-Biodegradable-LubricantEnvironmental-friendly multi-purpose lubricant & compound for drill pipe, jacking & skidding

Technologically advanced, extremely water resistant, biodegradable base grease formulated with natural mineral fillers and other environmentally friendly additives. Enviro-1 contains no metals or PTFE. The product has an excellent adhesion to wet joints over a wide temperature range and protects threads for superior makeup and breakout performance. It has the added convenience of being light in color to assure consistent coverage. Enviro-1 is made according to API 5A3 standards.

Furthermore ThredOn Enviro-1 is classified as Yellow Y1 according to the Norwegian offshore environmental guidelines, based on HOCNF documentation. Also classified as E by CEFAS (registration number 25214) for usage in UK & Dutch waters.

Recommended uses: rotary shouldered connections, drill pipe, tubing and casing, especially in environmentally sensitive areas; legs of jack-ups, storage and thread protection, slides, and any highly loaded, slow moving surface.



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  • Drill pipe, tool joints & top drive saver sub
  • Jack-up gears (rack & pinion / pin & box)
  • Skidding cantilever
  • All open gears
  • Offshore oil & gas drilling
  • Onshore oil & gas drilling
  • Offshore wind installation (manual application for jack-up gears, stern rollers & gear winches)
  • Ship wharfs (sliding)
  • Government (open gears for sea & inland locks / sluices)

• Yellow Y1 for Norwegian waters
• Cefas “E“ for UK & Dutch waters
• VGP EAL for US waters (US EPA)

• Call (+31 (0) 628226517 for information on OEM approvals for drill pipe manufacturers and jacking systems designers

  • Low friction factor, safer connections
  • Resistant to high torques without breaking the threads
  • Less dope, same performance
  • Reduce corrosion
  • Reduce re-cutting
  • Extend drill pipe life time
  • Extend rig up-time
  • Avoid yard pollution
  • Non-hazardous to personnel

Biodegradability lubricant

  • Enviro-1 by Green Barrel 91% 91%
  • Competitor 1 20% 20%
  • Competitor 2 44% 44%
  • Competitor 3 50% 50%


Color Beige
Texture Smooth, tacky
Base fluid Synthetic ester
Environmental status Biodegradable, non-toxic
Penetration (ASTM D217) 310-330 – NLGI 1
Four-ball EP weld point (ASTM D2596) 620 kgf
Copper corrosion (ASTM D4048) 1b max
Temperature range Minus 40°F to 400°F (minus 40°C to 200°C)
Friction Factor 1.0



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