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Award-winning air quality

On the podium: Filter Cubes from MANN+HUMMEL win silver at International Paul Pietsch Award of AUTO MOTOR UND SPORT

MANN-FILTER FreciousPlus Provides Clean Air in the Vehicle Cabin

• Cabin Air Filter FreciousPlus Filters Harmful Particles and Gases • Identical Know-How in MANN+HUMMEL Filter Columns (filter cubes) and Cabin Air Filters • Filter Columns Reduce Pollution on Busy Stretches of Road • Air Pollution in the Cabin is Two to Five Times Higher Than Outdoors

Efficancy of air filter columns confirmed

Study shows that air filtration significantly contributes to air pollution in the Stuttgart area Am Neckartor.

Our solutions for better air quality in cities

According to the WHO, around 4.2 million people die each year worldwide from outdoor air pollution. The main cause is particulate matter, which can penetrate deep into the lungs and trigger illnesses. Nitrogen dioxide worsens allergies, damages the respiratory tract and can contribute to heart...

MANN+HUMMEL Filter Cubes now also provide clean air in Heilbronn, South Korea and Brazil

Ludwigsburg, 19 May 2020 – Towns and municipalities around the world are taking a variety of measures to reduce air pollution and avoid vehicle bans. Solutions include MANN+HUMMEL’s Filter Cubes, whose efficacy has been demonstrated in scientific collaborations.

Fine dust particle filter roof box PureAir

Fine dust is a danger to human health and pollutes the environment. The fine dust particle filter from MANN+HUMMEL filters fine dust from the ambient air and can be easily mounted on the roof of various vehicles. Thanks to the integrated fan, the fine dust particle filter PureAir filters fine dust...

Integrated fine dust particle filter

Fine dust is a danger to human health and pollutes the environment. The integrated fine dust particle filter has been developed by MANN+HUMMEL in cooperation with HBPO, the global frontend module specialist. The flexible filter element is integrated between cooler and bumper. This solution can be...

MANN+HUMMEL at the Filtech 2019

Making the world a little cleaner: At Filtech 2019, MANN+HUMMEL will present the products and solutions with which the company is pursuing this ambitious target. In addition to its standard portfolio for automotive original equipment and retrofitting, MANN+HUMMEL will also be exhibiting...

Driving tomorrow – MANN+HUMMEL at the IAA 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

• Clean air in cities thanks to integrated fine dust particle filter • Brake dust particle filter – filtration directly at the source of the fine dust • Energy-efficient protection against fine dust through FreciousSmart cabin filter system • E-mobility product range – battery protection against...

"Driving tomorrow" – MANN+HUMMEL at the IAA 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

Just imagine that with filters from MANN+HUMMEL each vehicle only produced as much fine dust as a purely electric vehicle, and, that with our filters car drivers were protected against fine dust and the durability of the battery system of the electric vehicle could be increased. At the IAA 2019...

Integrated filtration solution improves emission balance

As an extension of the wide range of initiatives aiming to reduce fine dust pollution, MANN+HUMMEL has developed a world premiere in cooperation with HBPO. The pioneering concept of the innovative fine dust particle filter can now also be integrated into the front end of new vehicles.

Helping to reduce fine dust

In order to get to grips with fine dust pollution, especially in big cities, all kinds of measures are being taken or considered. In cooperation with its development partner Hitachi Automotive Systems, MANN+HUMMEL has made substantial progress with its brake dust particle filter and therefore also...

Providing clean air – even in heavy traffic

The intelligent FreciousSmart cabin air filter system from MANN+HUMMEL provides clean air and simultaneously reduces power consumption – a perfect concept for electric vehicles, such as for example Zoe, the best-selling EV model from Renault.

MANN+HUMMEL at Plug and Play Smart Cities Expo Day

MANN+HUMMEL is the worldwide leader in filtration and advocate for solutions promoting clean air, clean water, and clean mobility. By combining 77 years of filtration expertise with strong partnerships and the latest technology, we understand how to separate the useful from the harmful. For clean...

Nothing gets past

In the new cabin air filter system MANN+HUMMEL combines its extensive knowledge of air intake systems with its expertise in the area of cabin air quality. Here, the protection of the vehicle occupants is the first priority.

MANN+HUMMEL Filter Cubes at the Neckartor traffic junction in Stuttgart now also reduce concentration of nitrogen dioxide
Retrofitted with activated carbon filters

Ludwigsburg, April 24, 2019. The 17 Filter Cubes III from MANN+HUMMEL installed at the Neckartor traffic junction in Stuttgart are being retrofitted with technology which now reduces the concentration of nitrogen dioxide in addition to fine dust particles. In the past, the limit value for nitrogen...

MANN+HUMMEL presents technology to reduce NO2 pollution on roads with heavy traffic
Filter Cubes could help to avoid driving bans

Ludwigsburg, February 7, 2019 - Today, at its headquarters in Ludwigsburg, filtration specialist MANN+HUMMEL presented a technology which reduces nitrogen dioxide (NO2) at locations with high levels of pollution. At the end of last year, Filter Cubes from MANN+HUMMEL were successfully installed at...

Emission-free driving

In public debate, the greater part of fine dust emissions found in cities is attributed to road traffic. Measures such as driving bans are continually being considered. Fleet operators are increasingly forced to justify themselves and consider their ecological footprint. In this process, the focal...

Stationary solutions

Many cities around the world suffer from excessive air pollution. Sources such as road traffic and industrial plants cause high concentrations of fine dust and nitrogen dioxide. In Germany and other countries, the violation of limit values, in particular with regard to nitrogen dioxide, is...

Nitrogen oxides - harmful gases in the air
Interview with Martin Klein

Not only fine dust, but also harmful gases pollute our ambient air and thus our health. Martin Klein, Vice President Cabin Air Filtration, talks in an interview about air pollution by nitrogen oxides, possible solutions and why filtration plays an important role.

Nanofiber filter media for engine air intake filtration
The finest fibers for high performance

Nanofiber filter media from MANN+HUMMEL sets new standards for commercial vehicle air filters. It offers an extremely high dust separation efficiency of up to 99.99% for the separation of particles together with low flow restriction and a long service life.

Pilot project to reduce fine dust pollution along the Stuttgart Neckartor begins with installation of first filter columns

In a pilot project from MANN+HUMMEL, sponsored by the Ministry of Transport in Baden-Wuerttemberg and supported by the state capital Stuttgart, 17 filter columns will be installed along a section of road approximately 350 meters in length along the Stuttgart Neckartor in the coming weeks. Today, the...

Together against fine dust

WOLFF & MÜLLER, the Stuttgart construction company, and MANN+HUMMEL, the filtration specialist, are testing fine dust filters at the Bleyle complex in Ludwigsburg. The objective of the joint pilot project is to reduce fine dust pollution and improve the air quality.

Filters for Reducing Particulate Pollution in Bus and Rail Traffic

Ludwigsburg, Berlin, September 11, 2018. Passengers in public transport are frequently exposed to high particulate pollution and therefore hazards to their health. The filtration specialist MANN+HUMMEL in Ludwigsburg hopes to change that with the development of a Fine Dust Particle Filter that can...

Chassis Brakes and MANN+HUMMEL Work to Cut Particulate Emissions
Vehicle traffic is regarded as a primary source for particle-based air pollution

FRANKFURT, Germany, September 13, 2018 – Chassis Brakes International and MANN+HUMMEL have signed a strategic partnership agreement to develop brake systems with an add-on particle filter to reduce particulate emissions from passenger-car brakes.

MANN+HUMMEL launches OurAir brand in India

Singapore, 5 September 2018 – MANN+HUMMEL Group, a leading global filtration specialist, launched the OurAir brand in India, in conjunction with the official announcement of the accreditation of both the OurAir air quality monitors and digital platform by RESET.

MANN+HUMMEL Successfully Tests Brake Dust Particle Filter

Ludwigsburg, Frankfurt, Hannover, 7. September 2018 – The newly developed Brake Dust Particle Filter from MANN+HUMMEL significantly reduces the brake dust emissions of vehicles so fewer brake dust particles escape into the environment. The filter is adaptable to existing installation spaces around...

MANN+HUMMEL Successfully Tests Fine Dust Particle Filter

Ludwigsburg, Frankfurt, Hannover, September 4, 2018 - The use of the newly developed MANN+HUMMEL Fine Dust Particle Filter can improve the particulate emissions balance of vehicles and reduce air pollution.

Fine dust particle filter improves the fine dust balance

Prof. Dr. Achim Kampker, CEO of StreetScooter, is convinced that waiting for statutory regulations is not the solution to combat fine dust. In contrast, own initiatives can work. Since the end of 2017, StreetScooter, a subsidiary of Deutsche Post, the German postal service, has therefore been...

Filter solution for the brake

Fine dust is a danger to human health. However, the fine dust is not only caused by exhaust emissions: each braking action releases particles. In future the new brake dust particle filter from MANN+HUMMEL will retain these emissions directly at the source.

Something in the air

The Hindustan Times issued a gloomy forecast in early 2018, leading with a story that deaths linked to air pollution are expected to triple by 2050. And they know what they’re talking about in India. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the capital city of New Delhi topped the 2015...

Reduction of fine dust pollution caused by vehicles
MANN+HUMMEL tests filter for the reduction of fine dust pollution caused by vehicles

Ludwigsburg, August 14, 2017. High dust pollution and the associated risks to health are noted with anxiety by those living in cities. Even though politicians have since spoken out against driving bans in the city, based on recent legal rulings such bans remain a possibility. The filtration...

London Heathrow Airport
Fresh air for millions

London Heathrow is the largest airport in Europe. Every year more than 72 million passengers use its five terminals and all of them need fresh air. This is where the various air filters supplied by MANN+HUMMEL VOKES AIR have a decisive role to play.

Indoor air quality

Did you know that air pollution indoors is considerably higher than outdoors? Our filtration solutions reduce the pollution level and ensure good air quality in commercial offices, private rooms, operating theaters and laboratories and in the cleanrooms required by industry.

Air quality
Pollution is a global problem

City traffic, agriculture and industry all generate emissions. Pollutants and particles enter the air and endanger our health. MANN+HUMMEL is actively engaged in finding solutions.

Particulate filter in a motorcycle helmet
Drive and breathe safely

The roads of the mega-city of Mumbai are packed with thousands of scooters and motorcycles. MANN+HUMMEL developed a new particulate filter in India specially for use with a motorcycle helmet that protects the rider against the high level of pollution on the roads.

Cabin Air Filters
To breathe freely inside your vehicle

More and more people nowadays suffer from allergies. To give these people protection, MANN+HUMMEL has developed a cabin filter which also adsorbs allergenic substances and at the same time prevents bacteria from entering the interior of the vehicle through the ventilation or air conditioning system....

Cleanroom filtration in the operating theater
The TMS 3000 ventilation system for clean air in the operating theater

Hygiene and air purity in the operating theaters of hospitals are a top priority. In the new center for women and children at the Ludwigsburg clinic, the highly efficient TMS 3000 ventilation system from MANN+HUMMEL helps to create perfect conditions for the treatment of patients and the team of...


Cleaner mobility reaches far beyond the typical combustion engine. Global teamwork leads to lots of new developments and innovative technologies - inspired by our vision ‘Leadership in Filtration’.