CARB Verifies the DCL DPF for Stationary Prime and Emergency Standby Power Generation Diesel Engines

Tuesday, September 09, 2008

Concord, Ontario, September 8, 2008 – DCL International Inc. is pleased to announce the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has verified its MINE-X SOOTFILTER® diesel particulate filter (DPF) system as a Level 3 Plus Diesel Emission Control Strategy (DECS) for stationary prime and emergency standby generators.

To achieve the Level 3 Plus status, MINE-X SOOTFILTER® DPF system was demonstrated to reduce diesel particulate matter (PM) by over 85 % and meet California’s January 2009 limit for NO2 emissions.

“We have a great team at DCL, making outstanding emission control products. I’d like to thank the ARB staff for their comprehensive review and recognition of our DPF system as Level 3 Plus verified device,” said Joe Aleixo, Manager of Technical Services. “We feel this product can play an important role in addressing the needs of the emission control market for diesel generators in California.”

The MINE-X SOOTFILTER® is a passively regenerated diesel particulate filter system and includes a backpressure and temperature monitor. The DPF system can be packaged in a variety of configurations and is scalable to meet most engine sizes. For product specifications and operating criteria, please view the verification letter, Executive Order, and Engine Family List.

DCL International Inc. is a global leader in emissions control solutions for off-highway vehicles, stationary engines, industrial processes and specialized on-highway vehicles. DCL supplies to world leading engine manufactures, original equipment manufacturers, and aftermarket retrofit. For more information about DCL, visit

Angelique Persaud
Marketing & Communications Specialist
DCL International Inc.
P.O. Box 90
Concord, Ontario Canada L4K 1B2