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Freudenberg opens new manufacturing facility in China

Freudenberg opens new manufacturing facility in China

Freudenberg Filtration Technologies' largest manufacturing facility worldwide
Freudenberg Strengthens Filter Business  in the U.S.

Freudenberg Strengthens Filter Business in the U.S.

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...
Reducing aerosol concentration on buses

Reducing aerosol concentration on buses

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...
Air quality and Covid-19

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.
Making micronAir filtration performance visible

Making micronAir filtration performance visible

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.
Freudenberg to present clean air solutions at EIMA International 2021 in Bologna

Freudenberg to present clean air solutions at EIMA International 2021 in Bologna

The filtration specialist exhibits micronAir agricultural filters category 2, 3 and 4 and is present with a live expert presentation on operator protection.
Freudenberg Filtration Technologies maintains prime service parts supplier status for Honda

Freudenberg Filtration Technologies maintains prime service parts supplier status for Honda

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...
Keeping operators safe during spraying season

Keeping operators safe during spraying season

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...
Dr. Jörg Sievert, COO, to retire

Dr. Jörg Sievert, COO, to retire

Dr. Jörg Sievert, Chief Operating Officer, to retire after 28 successful years - Ed Borger takes over on January 1, 2021
Ford gives you more

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.

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The pandemic and (un)expected air pollution effects

The pandemic and (un)expected air pollution effects

Global responses to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus have thrown an unintended light on one of the world’s greatest health hazards: air pollution. The extreme restrictions placed on economic activity and normal human movement have had an instant effect on air quality.
Efficiently reducing indoor viral load

Efficiently reducing indoor viral load

Becoming infected by a virus indoors depends heavily on exposure to air with a high viral load. In other words, the air you breathe externally is directly related to contracting viruses internally. During the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, this topic has become more relevant than ever.
Freudenberg Kaiserslautern: More than 50 years of dedication

Freudenberg Kaiserslautern: More than 50 years of dedication

Located in the German Rhineland-Palatinate, Freudenberg’s Kaiserslautern site has a long history of successful innovation as well as being known throughout the Group for its friendly atmosphere and strong values.
Staying safe in the face of the global pandemic

Staying safe in the face of the global pandemic

As the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus continues to be in evidence across the globe, it reminds us of the constant threat to health posed by viral infection. Even when the current virus finally recedes, it is certain that new variants will emerge. Known viruses will continue to proliferate, as has been the case throughout human history.
Protecting mass-transport passengers

Protecting mass-transport passengers

Given the vast numbers of people who use mass transit such as buses and coaches daily, these modes of transport represent an obvious source of viral infection risk. This created an opportunity for Freudenberg to manufacture an innovative filtration solution specifically aimed at these mass-transport vehicles.
Zero-emission rail travel

Zero-emission rail travel

Powered by hydrogen and emitting nothing more than water, fuel cells have been widely discussed as the solution of future train mobility. Already in use on industrial sites to power forklift trucks, for example, they are a promising drive technology for cars. But their potential doesn’t end on the road. Recent studies have shown that fuel-cell-hydrogen (FCH) trains may be a viable proposition.
Safety underway

Safety underway

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to intensify, the need to protect ourselves in all situations is constantly increasing.
The impact of air pollution on mental health

The impact of air pollution on mental health

From asthma and respiratory diseases to cancer and dementia, the negative effects of air pollution on physical health have long been known and documented. What is now coming to light is the potential impact that poor air quality can have on mental health.
Globalizing technological development

Globalizing technological development

Being a globally active company does not necessarily equate with acting in a globally coordinated manner. To be truly “global” means structuring your organization in a global manner and ensuring that regional coordination is sustained around the world.
Clean air for fuel cells

Clean air for fuel cells

If the world is to successfully combat growing levels of air pollution, transportation must shift from its reliance on fossil fuels to alternative energy solutions. Among the various emerging drive technologies, fuel cells are proving an alternative to combustion engines.
Cleaner air is not the same as clean air

Cleaner air is not the same as clean air

Although air quality in general has gradually improved in recent decades, large areas of the USA, Canada and Mexico are still plagued by polluted air. As well as its general impact on the population, air pollution has serious adverse effects in particularly for asthma sufferers, the elderly, and the very young.
A unique innovation partnership

A unique innovation partnership

Developing innovative filter media is one thing: gaining deep insights into their effectiveness is something else. When it comes to testing the latest filter solutions for their ability to neutralize allergens and germs, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies turns to the OFI in Vienna, Austria.
Tunnel vision

Tunnel vision

Conveniently located within a few minutes’ drive of the Freudenberg Group’s global headquarters, the charmingly named “Saukopftunnel” (sow’s head tunnel) provides our filtration experts with a perfect testing ground.
1 Team. 1,000 Stories. Setting the pace for change

1 Team. 1,000 Stories. Setting the pace for change

In January 2020, Senior General Manager Freudenberg India Ashok Pandey will celebrate 20 years with the company. Given that many people change employers several times over that period, what has kept him with us for so long?
Working to counter a global threat

Working to counter a global threat

In spite of increased efforts across the world to fight the causes of air pollution, it remains the single most significant threat to human health. As the world gets hotter and more crowded, engines continue to pump out dirty emissions.
Synthetic pesticides in agriculture

Synthetic pesticides in agriculture

As the global population increases, pressure on food production has never been greater. This not only means finding effective ways to maximize soil fertility. It also means preventing crop destruction as a result of insect and pest infestation.
Fresh air for fuel cells

Fresh air for fuel cells

The development of alternative fuel concepts is a crucial component in the fight to sustainably reduce air pollution. Alongside electric and hybrid drive chains, hydrogen is increasingly being seen as a viable long-term solution.
1 Team. 1,000 Stories. Innovation is the key

1 Team. 1,000 Stories. Innovation is the key

When we spoke to Tim Wei about the challenges facing the automotive filtration sector in the coming years, his response was clear: “Freudenberg’s ability to innovate will be the key to our future success.
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