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The path to zero CO₂ mobility

In order to reduce CO<sub>2</sub> emissions, alternative drives represent one of the solutions for the turnaround towards alternative energy and achievement of the objectives of the Paris climate agreement. In this interview, Heinz Bühl, Vice President New Product Entry, explains why clean...

Efficacy 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...

New mobile air cleaner FreciousComfort Clean for sensitive areas

Ludwigsburg/Sprockhövel, April 22nd, 2020 – MANN+HUMMEL, the global market leader in filtration with more than 1,000 employees in Research & Development, has developed a mobile air cleaner for sensitive areas, such as temporary hospitals in tents or exhibition centers. FreciousComfort Clean captures...

MANN+HUMMEL and its subsidiary Tri-Dim Filter Corporation support Ford in medical equipment production with HEPA filter supply

Ludwigsburg/Sprockhoevel/Louisa, April 21, 2020. As the coronavirus pandemic intensifies, the shortage of medical equipment has become a critical issue. As a market leader in filtration, MANN+HUMMEL will collaborate with Ford Motor Company, one of its key automotive customers, in the rapid...

Inlays for mouth and nose masks
Clean air inside the car with MANN-FILTER

Ludwigsburg, April 9, 2020 – The spread of the corona virus SARS-CoV-2 poses major challenges to the global economy and many questions to society about products for protection. MANN+HUMMEL, the world market leader in filtration, is also testing the effectiveness of its products to support...

for passenger car applications

For decades MANN+HUMMEL has been developing and producing tailor-made air cleaner Systems for a wide range of applications. From a simple air filter element with housing to complex air cleaner systems with dirty and clean side duct as well as integrated acoustic measures, a great deal is done to...

Modular system for multiple applications

The NLG series developed by MANN+HUMMEL is an economic solution for the filtration of intake air in numerous applications. The flexibility of the series is achieved by a variable modular system. The NLG Pico single stage air cleaner is designed for applications with a low dust load while the NLG...

Round air cleaner for excellent flexibility

The compact ENTARON HD two-stage air cleaner is roughly one third smaller than comparable air cleaners with a similar separation efficiency and is therefore one of the smallest air cleaners in its class. In the long term MANN+HUMMEL will replace the proven Europiclon with this range. The ENTARON CD...

New filter media protects against respirable silica dust

New filter media for cabin air filters from MANN+HUMMEL meets the US requirements for the MERV 16 filter class. That means it effectively protects drivers in cabs of construction machines against respirable silica dust.

Cabin air filter for clean country air

The drivers of agricultural tractors and sprayers are frequently exposed to harmful substances in the air. The new ENTARON CA category 4 cabin air filter reliably protects vehicle occupants with an activated carbon layer. The first series application is the field sprayer of an US-American...

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...

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 Chassis Brakes International, 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 acquires shares in Seccua Holding AG

• Expansion of the portfolio in the water filtration business • Expansion of the range of solutions for drinking water applications for Point of Entry & Point of Use applications • Strategic partnership for joint growth

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...

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.

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.

FreciousComfort – HVAC filter with biofunctional coating
Filter protects against allergic reaction

Ludwigsburg, July 18, 2018 - FreciousComfort is the name of the new filter series from MANN+HUMMEL for air conditioning and ventilation technology. It combines particle filtration with anti-allergenic and anti-microbial functions. The filters block fine dust and free allergens to restrict the growth...

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...

Common ragweed poses growing allergy risk
Cabin filters from MANN-FILTER block aggressive pollen

Allergies are becoming a growing health risk in Europe. This is not aided by increasing exposure to an aggressive invader, common ragweed. This plant's flowering season extends from July through to October, meaning that many allergy sufferers and asthmatics will continue to suffer symptoms far into...

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.

Microplastics and multi-resistant germs
The invisible danger

Micropollutants, multi-resistant germs and microplastics in treated waste water represent a danger for people and the environment. MANN+HUMMEL and its subsidiary MICRODYN-NADIR are meeting this challenge with modern membrane technology. A pilot project is showing the first results.

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...