Lubricating Oil Products

Information, resources, and examples for the SABRC category, Lubricating Oil products.

Lubricating oil productsMinimum Content Requirement

Example Lubricating Oil Categories

Examples of lubricating oils include, but are not limited to, any oil intended for use in a:

  • Crankcase
  • Transmission
  • Engine
  • Power steering
  • Gearbox
  • Differential chainsaw
  • Transformer dielectric fluid
  • Cutting
  • Hydraulic
  • Industrial
  • Automobile
  • Bus
  • Truck
  • Vessel
  • Plane
  • Train
  • Heavy equipment
  • Machinery powered by internal combustion engine

Note: For reused or refurbished products, there is no minimum content requirement (PCC 12209 (I)).

Where to Find California Recycled Content Product Manufacturers*

*Identification of individuals, companies, and products on this list does not constitute endorsement by CalRecycle. CalRecycle publishes this information to increase public awareness and to build markets for recycled products produced by manufacturers in California. This list is not comprehensive.

Resources & Guidelines

State Agency Procurement

State Administrative Manual Guidelines section 3628PDF download: State requirements when servicing fleet assets regarding reconditioned, used, or remanufactured automotive parts; re-refined or synthetic motor oil and lubricants. Requirements when servicing fleet assets.

For more information contact: State Agency Buy Recycled Campaign,