Designing a compact SCR system

SCR systems for generators are bigger than many people realise. This can lead to problems with installation, since the designers of SCR systems for generators don’t always take space constraints into consideration. However, SCR technology is now widely used in the automotive sector, where compactness is paramount. The innovations that have arisen as a result... Read More

Blackthorn sponsors winning team in Clean Snowmobile Challenge

Blackthorn lent one of its active diesel particulate filter systems to the University of Wisconsin, Platteville, helping them to come first in the diesel category of the Clean Snowmobile Challenge. The Clean Snowmobile Challenge is an annual event organised by the Society of Automotive Engineers, in which engineering students from the Northern United States compete... Read More

Blackthorn Nominated for Award

Blackthorn’s Diesel particulate filter system for engines under 20 kW has been nominated for an award in the category ‘Innovation in Air Quality Technology’ at the National Air Quality Awards 2017. Now in its third year, the event is organised by Blackthorn’s novel filter system is intended for small non-road engines, which are used... Read More

Regulations covering emissions from construction machinery to be intro

29/05/2015 14:41:00 Regulations covering emissions from construction machinery to be introduced in London Regulations covering emissions from construction machinery to be introduced in London The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has announced new regulations which will reduce exhaust emissions from construction machinery starting from September 2015. The regulations will apply to all construction machinery with... Read More

New Diesel Particulate Filter for Small Engines

28/06/2012 18:28:00 Blackthorn Environmental has developed a filter system to reduce black smoke from small diesel powered plant and machinery. Increasingly stringent regulations have required emissions of diesel particulate matter to be progressively reduced, however different limits apply depending on the power of the engine. Many of the latest engines over 37 kW have diesel... Read More

LAQN Seminar 28th June 2012

07/06/2012 11:09:00 London Air are pleased to announce the agenda for their 2012 London Air Quality Network seminar which will take place on 28th June. The programme for this years event is focused around two themes PM10 composition and episodes, and the health effects of air pollution. Read more on the London Air site: