TITLE

Makers warm up to hydrocarbon trap

AUTHOR(S)
Keebler, Jack
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/6/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5529, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Englehard Corp.'s development of a hydrocarbon trap for exhaust gas to hell-fire temperatures to prove its toughness to markets. Company expectations that its hydrocarbon sponge will be a more cost-effective and reliable tailpipe cleanup method than the existing front-runner technology; Traps as a storage device. INSETS: Benefits of traps.;How cool traps work, by Jack Keebler..
ACCESSION #
9404150199

 

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