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Thomas W. Mastin

Lubrizol Corporation

1972 - 1982

Chemicals & Industrial

1970 b. 1913
UndergraduateWabash College
GraduateMA & PhD, University of Illinois
Born-Died1913 - 1998
BirthplaceIndiana (IN)
Era - 1970

Mastin was instrumental in the development and commercialization of many of Lubrizol’s products, the world’s largest manufacturer of chemical additives for lubricants. Mastin was a published chemist who held over 20 patents for new chemical additives and other products. His devotion and commitment to research and development enabled Lubrizol to become the world leader in the supply of chemical additives. Under his leadership, the company enjoyed a decade of progressive growth with zero debt.