EDISON, NJ – Croda Inc. announced the official opening of its new facility for the production of lubricant esters at its Atlas Point manufacturing site in New Castle, DE. The Atlas Point manufacturing site will now be able to manufacture lubricant-quality esters, targeting growth in high-end lubricant applications. Food-grade esters for lubricant base fluids and additives will be supplied in addition to water-soluble lubricity additives for stamping and drawing lubricants.