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Company and Product Information

Corporate Office:
West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Website(s): www.smbintllc.com

Petroleum Quality Institute of America

Antifreeze/Coolant Test Program

The Petroleum Quality Institute of America (PQIA) is an independent resource for information and insights on the quality of lubricants in the marketplace. Our mission is to serve the consumer of lubricants by randomly sampling and independently testing lubricants taken from the field. Test results are posted along with the brand names on the PQIA website. This webpage provides an analysis on the brand detailed below.

The following are the test results for the sample examined.

SMB (Superior Motoring Benefits) Ready To Use
50/50 Pre-Diluted Antifreeze Coolant

SMB (Superior Motoring Benefits) Ready To Use 50/50 Pre-Diluted Antifreeze Coolant

Distributed By: SMB Intrnational, LLC, West Long Branch, NJ

Purchased at: Guymon, OK

Date of purchase: 4/13/2016


Website(s): www.smbintllc.com

Test Results and Assessment:

The results of the tests conducted on this sample are consistent with the labeled claims.

Note: This product contains 18 parts per million (ppm) of bitterant. Although this product was not purchased in a state requiring bitterant, it does not meet the minimum requirement of 30 ppm of bitterant required by seventeen states.

bottle icon Physical Properties pass
Chemical Analysis pass
Labeling warning

Note: Although laboratory tests alone cannot be used to establish if coolant meets standards, they can be used to determine if it doesn't.

Physical Properties and Chemical Analysis  SMB
Percent Antifreeze, (Based on Percent Glycol) 50
Freeze Point, (ASTM D3321) in ⁰F -34
Bitterant, (ASTM D7704) in ppm 18
pH, (ASTM D1287) 10.73
Color, (Visual) Green
Chloride and Other Anions by Ion Chromatography (ASTM D5827)  
Glycolate, ppm Not Detected
Formate, ppm Not Detected
Chloride, ppm 2
Sulfate, ppm Not Detected
Nitrite, ppm 4
Nitrate, ppm 312
Phosphate, ppm Not Detected