Hollingsworth & Vose Set to Present at Filtration 2012

EAST WALPOLE—November 8, 2012—Hollingsworth & Vose, a global leader in the supply of advanced materials for filtration, battery separator and industrial applications, today announced two of its team members will be featured presenters at INDA’s upcoming Filtration 2012 International Conference and Exhibition.

Dr. Abdoulaye Doucouré, Senior Scientist at Hollingsworth & Vose, will deliver a presentation on the “Relevance of Filtration Processes in Solid-liquid Separation” on Tuesday, November 13, from 2:00-3:30 p.m. Solid/liquid separation can proceed through different mechanisms driven by forces such as gravity, centrifugation, and electricity/magnetism, or filtering methods including straining, cake filtration, depth filtration and membrane filtration. This class targets liquid filtration and pressure-driven membrane processes. The content is primarily geared towards participants who are not familiar with the field of liquid filtration and want to learn more about the main application areas.

In a presentation titled, “Filtering Petroleum-based Liquids,” Andrew Shepard, Director of Global Marketing, will address current industry challenges and how Hollingsworth & Vose’s innovative fuel and hydraulic media meet the latest market needs. New vehicle emission, stack emissions and fuel economy regulations around the world are changing media requirements. This presentation will focus on the continued necessity for higher efficiency, longer life and lower energy usage when filtering petroleum-based liquids. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 14, from 10:10-10:30 a.m.

Filtration 2012 will be held November 13-15 at the Philadelphia Convention Center. For more information, visit

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Established in 1843, Hollingsworth & Vose Company ( is 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.

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