20. June 2012
Volkswagen (VW) commissioned Emitec (Gesellschaft für Emissionstechnologie GmbH), a specialist in exhaust gas after-treatment with metallic catalytic converter holders and particle filters, to develop a new generation of LP EGR filters for filtering out particles and soot with minimum loss of pressure. Volkswagen selected the innovative Volumetric Mesh, from the leading international technical weaving mill GKD – Gebr. Kufferath AG, as the filter material first installed in the Golf 7 GTD.
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