While demographers busily count the world's population, manufacturers are fighting against growing particle populations within lube oil and hydraulic systems. Particles and people have little in common except that each has the propensity to increase rapidly in large numbers.
Comparatively, human populations around the globe are not dense. For example, the entire world's population is approximately 6.5 billion people. While a large number, it pales by comparison to the approximately 9.5 billion particles squeezed into a relatively clean 1,000-gallon reservoir of turbine oil. Read more.