catalytic converter

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a converter that uses a platinum-iridium catalyst to oxidize pollutants and carbon monoxide into carbon dioxide and water

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com)-- Industrial catalytic converters are devices used to control the emission of toxic and harmful pollutants from exhaust gasses by converting them through a redox reaction.
Increasing stringent emission norms set up by the government of various countries is the primary reason driving the growth of the global automotive catalytic converter market.
World-class quality and innovation have helped Eastern establish strong catalytic converter sales in over 58 countries.
Police would also like to hear from anyone who has been offered a cheap catalytic converter for sale to make contact.
Thefts of catalytic converters from motor vehicles have more than doubled over the past three years.
But he suspects that whoever's behind the current spate of catalytic converter thefts has found a way to get around those rules by dealing directly with a middle man who is not associated with a local scrap yard.
Catalytic converters, which contain precious metals, are each worth around pounds 60 to thieves.
Lambotte said: "We welcome initiatives such as catalytic converter marking, which enables the identification of stolen goods that are found in criminals' possession.
GLENDALE -- Adding to a growing string of similar crimes, thieves stole catalytic converters valued at $30,000 from 17 pickup trucks housed at an inventory lot for a Glendale automotive dealership, police said Friday.
Along with utilizing existing particulate filter technology, BLUETEC uses a refined nitrogen oxide (NOx) storage catalytic converter to lower NOx emissions.
The Boge catalytic converter system offers compressed air users Class 1 oil-free compressed air in compliance with ISO 8573 and is a cost effective, reliable alternative to investing in new oil-free compressors or installing high maintenance downstream treatments.
Honda's next-generation diesel engine employs a revolutionary NOx catalytic converter that enables a great reduction in NOx emissions sufficient to meet stringent U.
Maximizing catalytic converter returns is an area where the QRP group does not have a program.
The SCR catalytic converter located in the vehicle's exhaust system reduces nitrogen oxides into harmless nitrogen gas and water.
Westerholm says such emissions, which are similar for riding and push mowers, can be cut more than 80 percent by using a catalytic converter.