Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE September 12, 2014 at 11:30
Ahlstrom introduces Ahlstrom Pleat2SaveTM filtration media to enlarge its indoor air portfolio
Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, introduces Ahlstrom Pleat2SaveTM, a new portfolio of products targeted for residential, commercial and healthcare HVAC (heating, ventilation and air condition) applications. Pleat2SaveTM provides superior durability during demanding process and usage conditions compared to other similar products.
"Ahlstrom Pleat2SaveTM is a robust product that offers excellent processing performance during filter pleating. This will bring significant savings to the filter manufacturers and cleaner air for the end customers," says Fulvio Capussotti, EVP, Advanced Filtration.
Ahlstrom has now a full portfolio of products for high efficiency air (HEA) applications including Ahlstrom Pleat2SaveTM, Ahlstrom Flow2SaveTM (introduced in 2013 for significant energy savings) and Microglass filter media. Ahlstrom is committed to develop products which offer unique solutions to further improve indoor air quality (IAQ).
Ahlstrom's Advanced Filtration business area is a global supplier of air and liquid filtration materials with a leading market position in life science and gas turbine filtration. The business area has seven production sites producing filter media in five countries.
For more information on the Ahlstrom Pleat2SaveTM please visit at: www.ahlstrom.com/pleat2save
For more information, please contact:
Laia Guarro, VP Marketing, Advanced Filtration, Tel. +39 342 358 2027
Liisa Nyyssönen, Vice President, Communications, Tel. +358 10 888 4757
Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. We aim to grow with a product offering for clean and healthy environment. Our materials are used in everyday applications such as filters, medical fabrics, life science and diagnostics, wallcoverings and food packaging. In 2013, Ahlstrom's net sales from the continuing operations amounted to EUR 1 billion. Our 3,500 employees serve customers in 24 countries. Ahlstrom's share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. More information available at www.ahlstrom.com.