Ahlstrom Corporation TRADE NEWS RELEASE April 17, 2012 at
Ahlstrom, a global high performance materials company, will
launch products for Transportation Air Filtration during
the 11th World Filtration Congress in Graz, Austria.
Ahlstrom XAIR is a new portfolio of Automotive and Heavy
Duty Air Filter media achieving exceptional efficiency in
Soot filtration and Dust Holding Capacity having positive
impact on engine lifetime, engine emission and fuel
The media can be processed in traditional high speed
pleating machinery and is available with no curing, fast
curing, flame retardant and water durable functionalities.
Ahlstrom will be located in booth C4 in World Filtration
Congress 11 during April 16-20, 2012.
Ahlstrom is a leading manufacturer of filtration materials
globally with 11 production sites across four continents.
For more information, please contact:
Gary Blevins, Vice President, Transportation Filtration,
Tommi Björnman, Executive Vice President, Filtration,
Liisa Nyyssönen, Vice President, Communications, Tel.
Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance materials company,
partnering with leading businesses around the world to help
them stay ahead. Our products are used in a large variety
of everyday applications, such as filters, wallcovers,
flooring, labels and food packaging. We have a leading
market position in the businesses in which we operate. Our
5,200 employees serve customers in 28 countries on six
continents. In 2011, Ahlstrom's net sales amounted to
EUR 1.6 billion. The company's share is quoted on the
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.www.ahlstrom.com.