particulate filters

Clearing the Air on Emissions

3 Things to Know about Diesel Particulate Filters & Regeneration

If you haven’t already, you’re going to be hearing a lot about DPFs, or diesel particulate filters, in 2019 and beyond. EU Stage V emissions standards are driving the use of these aftertreatment devices, and with many engine manufacturers aiming to offer one common platform globally, you’ll find them used in more than just European markets. Still, there are a lot of misconceptions out there about DPFs. Here are three things to keep in mind as you’re comparing the options available.


1. Not all regeneration systems are created equal.

2. Some systems can trip up operators.

3. Following operation and maintenance guidelines matters.

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