Quality and Safety
Total Lubrifiants products, production facilities and marketing operations comply with ISO 9001:2000 and 14000 quality standards; thereby enabling to meet the latest ACEA and API specifications and the organization' environmental challenges.
By implementing the International Safety Evaluation System (SIES) or its North American equivalent (OSHA) in its Blending Plants, Total Lubrifiants has made safety a top priority.
How to handle lubricants
Most lubricants have a low toxicity level but exposures may occur. It is thus important to carefully follow precautions of use not to put one's health at risk. Chemicals are also regulated in order to limit hazards on the environment and human health.
Lubricants and norms
Lubricant characteristics and performances are managed by standard or industrial organization as API, ACEA, and SAE through specific norms. Each norm defines technical requirements as physical properties, engine tests results and other various criteria.