Archive news for December 2009

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US Suppliers prepare for EPA standards

Clem Aardweg - 29 December 2009

As the US Environment Protection Agency's 2010 emissions standards draw nearer, diesel exhaust fluid suppliers are making last-minute efforts to prepare the diesel truck market. Yara North America Inc. has signed leading urea-based SCR reagents distributor, Colonial Chemical Company, to be agent for its Air1-branded diesel exhaust fluid. Along with...

Navistar invests in "clean tech" firm Amminex

Laura Cross - 21 December 2009

As part of its ongoing efforts to find a practical alternative to liquid urea based SCR, Navistar has entered a long term agreement with Danish technology firm, Amminex. By acquiring a stake in the firm, Navistar hopes to employ a system that fits the company's favoured advanced EGR platform. Amminex has developed an ammonia storage and...

Terra announces DEF supply agreement with Ford Motor Company

Clem Aardweg - 15 December 2009

Terra Environmental Technologies Inc. (TET), a Terra Industries subsidiary, will supply diesel exhaust fluid to truck manufacturer Ford in a partnership announced ahead of the impending Federal EPA 2010 emissions standards in the US. The supply agreements come at a crucial time for not only Ford, whose new 2011 model F-Series super-duty...