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Anti-pollution Devices For Engines

Anti-pollution devices for engines are systems designed to reduce the amount of harmful emissions released by internal combustion engines. These devices are installed in vehicles, machinery and other equipment that rely on combustion engines to operate. The main goal of anti-pollution devices is to reduce the amount of pollutants released into the atmosphere, which can have negative impacts on human health and the environment. One of the most common anti-pollution devices for engines is the catalytic converter. This device is typically installed in the exhaust system of a vehicle and works by converting harmful pollutants, such as carbon monoxide and nitrogen oxides, into less harmful substances, such as carbon dioxide and water vapor. Another common anti-pollution device is the diesel particulate filter, which is designed to capture and remove particulate matter from diesel exhaust. Other anti-pollution devices for engines include exhaust gas recirculation systems, which work by redirecting a portion of the exhaust gas back into the engine to reduce the formation of nitrogen oxides, and selective catalytic reduction systems, which use a chemical reaction to convert nitrogen oxides into harmless nitrogen and water. Anti-pollution devices for engines have become increasingly important in recent years as concerns about air pollution and its impact on human health and the environment have grown. Many countries have implemented regulations requiring the use of these devices in vehicles and other equipment, and manufacturers have responded by developing new and more effective anti-pollution technologies.

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John Taylor

CITATION : "John Taylor. 'Anti-pollution Devices For Engines.' Design+Encyclopedia. https://design-encyclopedia.com/?E=361702 (Accessed on February 29, 2024)"


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