Volvo added that the degradation of the component in question does not pose a product safety issue, nor does it negatively affect vehicle or engine performance in areas other than emissions control
. This degradation is a result of a materials issue that occurs over time.
The company revealed that the 'emissions control
component' in its vehicles was wearing out faster than expected, sending its shares down more than 6 percent on the day of the announcement.
Volvo AB (STO:VOLVB) announced on Tuesday that it has detected that an emissions control
component used in certain markets, with stringent emissions standards, is degrading more quickly than expected, reducing its ability to convert nitrogen oxides (NOx) as efficiently as intended.
About 2.8 million vehicles are being recalled globally over fears of cracks in the fuel emissions control
unit, of which 713,000 are in Europe.
The automakeron Wednesdaysaid it was recalling 2.87 million cars over a possible fault in emissions control
Tecogen retains the rights to its Ultera emissions control
technology for all other applications.
The introduction of the PowerTech PWL 4.5L engine represents the third Integrated Emissions Control
system configuration John Deere will offer for Final Tier 4/Stage IV.
21 February 2013 a[euro]" Italian alternative fuels producer Pirelli & C Ambiente SpA, part of tyre maker Pirelli & C SpA (BIT:PC), and US emissions control
solutions provider Clean Diesel Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:CDTI) said they had inked an accord on theA establishment ofA an emissions control
products joint venture in Italy.
BASF Catalysts offers a full portfolio of diesel emissions control
technologies including DOCs to reduce PM, HC and CO.
Universal Silencer says its emissions control
products are aimed at noise and hazardous emissions by offering such things as particulate matter (PM) traps, two- and three-way catalyst housings, diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC) housings, silencer-catalyst combinations and selective catalytic reduction systems.
AES has committed more than $150 million to emissions control
projects in upstate New York since 1999.