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Jens Zillmann
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies L.P.
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For the eleventh year in a row, American Honda Motor Co., Inc. presented the Honda Service Parts Supplier Award to Freudenberg Filtration Technologies.
When it comes to goals for tackling climate change and achieving CO2 neutrality, renewable energy is a key driver.The photovoltaic array at the Freudenberg Filtration Technologies (FFT) site in Shunde, China, is a perfect example.
Eliminating odors and bacteria in the refrigerator is an important health factor. Carbon and platinum filter can not only ensure food safety, but also effectively reduce unhealthy odors.
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies’ newly developed spiderMaxx cassette filters offer turbomachinery operators maximum performance and operational reliability.
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies‘ advanced filtration solution supports operator health and overall functionality of mining vehicles.
Web platform features air filter portfolio for industrial applications with a user-friendly interface.
The new edition of the Viledon digital product catalog is available at
Comprehensive solution packages ensure maximum patient safety.
Well-designed filtration solutions offer maximum safety
Modular clip-on system enables economical ventilation concept with low maintenance requirements.
Modular clip-on system
High-performance fuel cell filter for first Indian-designed and -built fuel cell public transport bus.
Fuel cell filter for public transport bus in India
Cooperation with CAPOL – identifying the starting points for collaboration
Confectionery surface treatment
Good news for the environment. As of now, the polyester in Viledon NEXX filter bags is obtained 100 percent from recycled material – specifically from old PET bottles.
Viledon NEXX filter bags are more sustainable than ever before
Another acquisition in the residential and commercial air filter sector - BestAir end-user brand now part of Freudenberg's filtration portfolio.
Freudenberg strengthens U.S. presence
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies' largest manufacturing facility worldwide
Freudenberg opens new manufacturing facility in China
The revised ISO 29461-1 standard has recently come into force. It classifies air filters for the intake air filtration of turbomachinery. The 13 filter classes of the standard create transparency, allowing filter performance to be objectively...
ISO 29261-1
Freudenberg is expanding its filter business strategically. In the United States, the Freudenberg business group Filtration Technologies acquires the Protect Plus Air Holding, Inc. from its current owner, the Indianapolis-based private equity firm...
Freudenberg Strengthens Filter Business  in the U.S.
With the SARS-CoV-2 virus still dominating world news and public discussion, sources of infection and how to protect against it remain a hot topic. One key area is public transportation, where people necessarily gather together in confined spaces: an...
Reducing aerosol concentration on buses
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Air quality and Covid-19

A series of recent studies has further revealed a possible connection between the level of air pollution and vulnerability to the latest coronavirus.
Air quality and Covid-19
Although there is ample independent scientific evidence of the real effectiveness of high-performance cabin air filters in removing particulate matter from the air, it’s not something most of us will ever see with our own eyes.
Making micronAir filtration performance visible
The filtration specialist exhibits micronAir agricultural filters category 2, 3 and 4 and is present with a live expert presentation on operator protection.
Freudenberg to present clean air solutions at EIMA International 2021 in Bologna
Viledon fiterCair is well established in the coatings industry with which Freudenberg Filtration Technologies holistically examines and customer-specifically optimizes coating processes. One of the core elements is the analysis of paint defects.
Digitization in the service of quality
Innovative tank pressure unit TPU 500 from Freudenberg Filtration Technologies prevents contamination from liquid foodstuffs during storage and filling.
Using overpressure to protect liquid foodstuffs
As one of 22 selected service parts suppliers for American Honda Motor Co., Inc., Freudenberg Filtration Technologies was presented the Honda Service Parts Supplier Award 2021 during this year’s virtual Honda Supplier Conference. The award honors...
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies maintains prime service parts supplier status for Honda
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies developed an engineering solution for sterile filling of cream milk and dairy products with numerous components to ensure hygienic air quality.
Protection against product contamination
Dust and moisture in the intake air of gas turbines and compressors cause deposits on the blade surfaces known as ‘fouling’, as well as corrosion damage in the hot gas area. This results in reduced performance and efficiency while maintenance effort...
e.FFECT - the performance advantage for turbmachinery
Spring marks the beginning of the spraying season. While crops need to be protected from weeds, insects, fungi and diseases, agricultural vehicle operators need to be protected from potentially toxic pesticides and liquid fertilizers when working on...
Keeping operators safe during spraying season
In energy-intensive industrial painting processes, inefficient filtra-tion systems can quickly have a negative impact on operating costs. Furthermore, poor filter performance can lead to paint de-fects and particle inclusions. Viledon Process View...
Viledon Process View enables efficient filter monitoring
The new Freudenberg Filtration Technologies Viledon Product Catalog for 2021/2022 is now available. This 152-page publication contains everything you need to know about products and services for industrial filtration, enabling you to find the right...
Viledon Product Catalog 2021/2022 released
Dr. Jörg Sievert, Chief Operating Officer, to retire after 28 successful years - Ed Borger takes over on January 1, 2021
Dr. Jörg Sievert, COO, to retire
Even after more than 20 years of cooperation, our customer continues to benefit from our wide range of individual products and services. Based in South Africa, this chemical and energy group faced a series of filtration-related challenges at its...
Where dust and gases rule, you need more than just filters
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Ford gives you more

High-performance cabin air filters now come as standard. Ford recently announced the launch of a new cabin air filter option on many of its most popular vehicles.
Ford gives you more
We talked to Barry Kellar, Global Vice President Automotive Filters at Freudenberg Filtration Technologies, about his views on the way 2020 has unfolded and how he sees the year to come. We have summarized our conversation in the following article.
Looking back, looking forward
Filter technology can effectively remove viruses, such as SARS-CoV-2 including in aerosols, from the air. Alongside the global manufacture of facemasks, Freudenberg is helping to reduce the risk of infection with efficient high-tech filtration...
Efficient reduction of indoor viral load
Leading technology partner for automotive filtration systems will share its expertise at free online exhibition
Freudenberg to present high-end filtration solu-tions for agricultural vehicles at the EIMA Digital Preview
In many areas of our working life, the wearing of respiratory masks makes a significant contribution to protecting employees against an infection with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Freudenberg Filtration Technologies has developed a high-quality mask that...
Infection protection "Made in Germany"
Honda North America has once again awarded Freudenberg Fil-tration Technologies for its excellent service to American Honda Service Parts.
Freudenberg receives Honda's Service Parts Supplier Award
Food and beverage manufacturers are required to rigorously avoid health hazards from infectious microorganisms in their production processes. Ventilation systems that are well maintained, hygienically flawless and equipped with highly effective air...
Viledon filterCair service modules Covid-19 plant check and hygiene monitoring
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Success comes in modules

Air filters are indispensable in many areas of our lives. They ensure that food and beverages are produced in a hygienic environment, prevent damage and downtime in power plants, and protect data in data centers by reducing corrosion. Filters ensure...
Success comes in modules
For many years, the German VDI Guideline 6022 applied without restriction to the planning, operation and maintenance of air filter systems in surface treatment. This is about to Change because ever-stricter hygiene requirements are dominating the...
German VDI 6022 revised: scope of application limited
Freudenberg has started producing mouth-nose masks for end-consumers. The masks under the brand name “Collectex” are available in the Vileda online shop – initially only in Germany.
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15th Auto Expo 2020

Alongside other Freudenberg Group business units, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies recently took part in a leading event for automotive manufacturers and suppliers in India.
15th Auto Expo 2020
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Reasons to believe

When it comes to choosing and owning a car, there are many factors influencing our purchasing decisions. One criterion that is gaining importance is reliable protection against pollutants and allergens. Car manufacturers are recognizing this trend as...
Reasons to believe
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In at the very beginning

Given that they are now installed as standard equipment in every vehicle in the world, it is hard to imagine there was ever a time before cabin air filters. Yet they have only existed since 1989. In that year, the Mercedes-Benz SL roadster became the...
In at the very beginning
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Spring has sprung

As warmer weather approaches the northern hemisphere, it is once again the time of year allergy sufferers dread. Another mild winter is likely to mean that the air will be filled with pollens earlier this year. Outside and inside vehicles, this can...
Spring has sprung
With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to spread quickly around the globe, there seems to be growing indications that air pollution likely increases coronavirus vulnerability.
Coronavirus vulnerability apparently greater in polluted areas
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Germs have no chance

When it comes to air filtration systems in hospitals, hygiene has the highest priority. After all, air contamination can quickly have life-threatening consequences. For this reason, an individually tailored filtration solution including a maintenance...
Germs have no chance
Dirt and dust are a major problem for turbomachinery, especially when the filter concept is not right. In Saudi Arabia, we equipped one of the world’s largest power and desalination plants with new filters. The result is reduced maintenance and...
The challenging desert climate
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Explosion-safe dedusting

Wherever is a lot of dust, the danger of explosions increases. Some dust-air mixtures are so flammable that even the smallest spark is all it takes. The consequences are usually dramatic – and life-threatening for employees. This risk can be...
Explosion-safe dedusting
The automotive and supplier industry places maximum demands on the quality of coating results. Wetting errors are thus a time-consuming and costly issue. Either they need to be repaired or entire parts have to be repainted. For this reason, many of...
Achieve brilliant coating results with LABS-compliant filters
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WeChat channels in China

Since spring 2018, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies has been actively maintaining a presence on the incredibly popular WeChat multi-purpose platform in China.
WeChat channels in China
With its intuitive color scheme to facilitate easy recognition of different risk levels and health recommendations, the Air Quality Index (AQI) is an established method for reporting daily air quality in different regions across the globe....
Understanding the Air Quality Index (AQI)
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Service Day 2019

In partnership with Fiat Chrysler’s OES Organization Mopar, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies participated in Service Day 2019, held in Brescia, Italy, from November 8-9. The focus of the event was on the importance of using genuine spare parts so...
Service Day 2019
Rügenwalder Mühle has been producing high-quality food since 1832. To this end, the long-established brand focuses on modern production processes with the highest hygiene standards – including when it comes to air filtration. Thanks to the Viledon...
Lufthygiene als Erfolgsrezept
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Measurably more safety

Hygienically clean air is imperative in the production of food and medicines. In this context, air filter systems and their maintenance are crucial for product quality and consumer safety. Viledon filterCair Services have been expanded to include...
Messbar mehr Sicherheit
In cleanrooms and areas with a high hygiene risk, it is not just the filtration system that determines the quality of the supply air. Reliable maintenance also plays an important role.
filterCair Food and Pharma industry
One of the challenges in air filtration is to combine filter types and filter classes into a tailor-made overall system that is perfectly adapted to the ambient conditions. In humid climates, Viledon coalescer prefilters provide optimum protection...
Viledon hydroMaxx
Currently, there are no unified global standards for testing the efficiency of cabin air filters under actual working conditions. Although there are established procedures in certain regions, the nature of the testing and the results it produces are...
What do cabin air filter tests tell us?
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Super heroes!

This charming short film shows a father explaining to his son about all the “invisible bad guys” who populate the outside air – and what super hero “Micron-Air” with his magic shield is doing to stand up to them. The movie ends with a timely reminder...
Movie micronAir
In recent years, media reporting of global environmental issues has greatly increased awareness of air quality. Whether at home or traveling abroad, there are some great apps that will give you real-time information about the air quality in your...
Top apps for air quality information
In the quest to take cabin air filtration to the next level, Blueair Cabin Air AB and Freudenberg Filtration Technologies recently entered into a collaborative relationship on developing clean air solutions. The objective is to combine the benefits...
Freudenberg teams up with Blueair
Giacomo Menzio, Automotive Market Manager at Freudenberg Filtration Technologies, used a recent webinar to highlight some of the issues surrounding in-vehicle pollution during which he presented five key recommendations.
What’s in the air inside your vehicle?
With surface filters such as filter cartridges or bags, the dust cake that forms on the surface must be regularly removed. This cleaning is usually carried out using compressed air: either at fixed intervals or – better still – based on the...
Honda North America has awarded Freudenberg Filtration Technologies its 7th consecutive Service Parts Supplier Award. The award is given to suppliers for their outstanding track record regarding quality, delivery and price, with only approximately 3%...
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Certified Safety

The EU directive ATEX 2014 / 34 / EU regulates the use of equipment and protective systems in explosion-endangered areas. This also applies to air filters and filter elements.
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies takes over majority of Apollo Air-cleaner Co., Ltd. in China
Closing completed: Apollo now part of the Freudenberg Group
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies has introduced a new premium activated carbon selection for automotive cabin air filters: the micronAir Gas Shield line. Three regionally customized activated carbon combinations are now available to adsorb a wide...
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies published the new Viledon® product catalog 2019/2020. This edition features updated information on the ISO 16890 test standard, the EUROVENT Directive 4/23 and the new energy efficiency classes (4/21).
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies has won the prestigious Automotive Technology Innovation Award 2018, which was presented at the International Automotive Congress in Shanghai at the end of last year.
The global technology group Freudenberg is expanding its filter business. The Freudenberg Filtration Technologies Business Group has signed a contract in China to purchase the majority shares of Apollo Air-cleaner Co., Ltd.
As of July 1, 2018, ISO 16890 will be the sole internationally applicable testing standard for classifying air filters. It now definitively replaces the previous industry standard EN 779, which had applied for 18 months in parallel.
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No chance for legionella

Dry instead of wet: operators of paint shops play it safe when they choose dry separation of overspray for their facilities.
By replacing bulky engines with compact electric motors, eVehicles have freed up physical space that can be used to integrate other features and technologies. One opportunity this opens up is equipping vehicles with a whole new level of cabin air...
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Dry separation made easy

Dry paint mist separation in paint shops is very much in vogue. At the PaintExpo 2018 in Karlsruhe Freudenberg Filtration Technologies presented the alternative: dry separation using modern filtration solutions.
Nothing should dull the driving pleasure and futuristic design of a new car. Not even the smallest surface defects in plastic components, which are barely visible to the human eye.
e.FFECT - that is the name of the new software tool with which Freudenberg Filtration Technologies is able to configure supply air filtration systems for customers even more precisely.
In the age of digital information and communication technology, electronic data and programs are at the heart of business. Constantly protecting them and ensuring their availability is one of the core tasks of responsible corporate action.
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Watch, detect, control

Corrosion caused by harmful gases can cripple entire production processes. That is why clean air is essential in switchgear and control rooms in pulp and paper industry factories and in the petrochemical industry, for example.
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Cleaning up on wastewater

Viledon Water Solutions with Aquabio technology are the first choice for safely and efficiently preparing industrial wastewater for the protection of the environment and nature. The Ardmore Distillery provides a recent example.
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