Attaining a “round economic system” inside a brief time period is at the moment a sizzling subject in analysis and a problem for humankind; it requires options, particularly, throughout the course of and product portfolio of the chemical trade. Nonetheless, the renewability of the uncooked materials is a “should” criterion for all such industrial merchandise of a future bioeconomy, and the necessity to fulfil the criterion of biodegradability strongly depends upon the sort and software of the product. One of many industrial product segments wherein biorenewability and biodegradability must be merged is the economically essential industrial section of lubricants. On this examine, the rational design mixed with the experimental growth of a brand new era of bio-based and industrially relevant lubricant supplies is demonstrated. Such new lubricant merchandise fulfil the standards of (1) a modified uncooked materials foundation from fossil feedstocks to readily accessible and economically engaging biorenewables; (2) wonderful biodegradability; (3) suitability for the tailored fine-tuning of wanted efficiency properties of lubricants, similar to viscosity and pour level; and (4) an economically favorable manufacturing utilizing environment friendly and sustainable catalytic applied sciences from each “worlds of catalysis”, particularly chemo- and biocatalysis. These new bio-based lubricant merchandise are produced in a extremely cost-effective and sustainable method primarily based on the large-scale possible hydroformylation of oleate substrates and subsequent hydrogenation as preliminary steps, adopted by solvent-free and energy-saving enzymatic esterification at low temperature, thus forming the ultimate oligomer lubricant merchandise. Moreover, the presence of such a modular software to regulate the wanted tribology properties additionally allows tailored mixing by mixing such particular person lubricant merchandise.