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H&V Announces Successful Start-up of NanoWave® Production in Germany

September 10, 2015

East Walpole, MA –September 10, 2015 - Hollingsworth & Vose, a global manufacturer of advanced materials for filtration, battery separator, and industrial applications, today announced the successful start-up of NanoWave air filter media production in Hatzfeld, Germany.

 The new production capacity supports the European market demand for innovative, value added, high performance filter mediaNanoWave air filter media offers a lower pressure drop and in turn lower energy consumption compared to traditional synthetic or glass mat filter media making it the media of choice for many filtration applications.  The investment is a state-of-the art capacity expansion to the existing NanoWave production line in the United States in Floyd, Virginia. 

 “We are excited about the growth opportunities this new investment brings to H&V and our improved positioning in the European market. This asset will allow us to provide excellent service levels and response times for our European customers”, states Jochem Hofstetter, VP & Managing Director Europe.


About Hollingsworth & Vose

Hollingsworth & Vose is a seventh generation family-run company and a global leader in the supply of advanced materials for filtration, battery separator and industrial applications. The Company operates manufacturing sites and research centers in the Americas, Europe and Asia and is headquartered in Massachusetts, USA.  For more information, visit www.hollingsworth-vose.com.


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