Lubricant for pneumatic tools


PROLAB's AIR-BIO is the biodegradable lubricant for the best-performing air tools on the market.  Its unique formula, exclusive to PROLAB, brings with it exceptional properties which allow it to outclass all mineral and synthetic biodegradable products.

Characteristics and Benefits

The biodegradable and environmentally-friendly lubricant for pneumatic tools, AIR-BIO, features a unique formulation based on 100% high-performance synthetic oil with the addition of premium additives.

AIR-BIO encapsulates the water present in the conduits and enables its removal:
It also offers superior resistance to oxidation and corrosion.

These characteristics along with excellent anti-foaming properties result in better lubrication, lower risk of equipment corrosion and longer-lasting lubricant.

AIR-BIO is environmentally friendly: 
Biodegradable and ecological, it contains no heavy metals, organochlorines or nitrous compounds.

AIR-BIO is safe to use:
It is not subject to WHMIS regulations. (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System)

Types of Application

PROLAB's AIR-BIO is essential in all air tools subject to environmental risks such as near bodies of water, or in wharf facilities, forestry, agriculture, etc. 

When used in plants and factories, AIR-BIO prevents against noxious hydrocarbon buildups which could find their way into the effluents when the walls are cleaned.

TECHNICAL DATA SHEET   safety data sheet


Compatibility test, carried out according to ISO 6072-2002 guidelines, have demonstrated that:
   - AIR-BIO is compatible with hythane 181, polyester 55D and nitrile (medium) 78BS seals.

For more information on these tests, please contact PROLAB Technical services.

Directions for Use

Follow the manufacturer's instructions for the lubrication of the specific piece of equipment.


The use of environmentally friendly products minimizes the negative consequences following an accident that could otherwise prove to be very costly and damage your corporate image.


Verify compatibility of elastomer seals.

Available Sizes

4 L, 20 L, 55 L, 205 L

Product Code

# 495

Characteristics ASTM Test Typical Values
Flash Point D92 245°C
Pour Point D97 -52°C
Specific Gravity at 15°C D4052 0,9190 g/cm3
Viscosity at 40°C D445 23,84 cSt
Viscosity at 100°C D445 5,15 cSt
Viscosity Index D2270 153
Corrosion - Copper Strip D130 1a

Foaming Stability

- Sequence #1

- Sequence #2

- Sequence #3



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Oxydation Stability - Pressure Drop 100h. D525 modified n/a
4-Ball Wear D4172 n/a
Biodegrability CEC L-33-T-82, 21 Days   >90%

Rust Preventative

(A) Distilled Water

(B) Sea Water





4-Ball E.P.

- Load Wear Index

- Weld Load





Dielectric Breakdown D877 n/a

Hydrolytic Stability

- Water Acidity

- Loss of Weight

- Blade Appearance



0,2 mg KOH

0,03 mg/cm2