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Hydrocarbon trap for fuel canisters

EvapTrap XC is a coated polyurethane foam fine hydrocarbon trap for fuel canisters. This patented technology provides a superior approach to hydrocarbon trapping. It helps OEMs meet stringent “zero evap” standards with minimal impact on vehicle design and performance.

Global regulations are moving to a zero evaporative emission standard. OEMs are applying secondary traps to meet the regulations and need an alternative solution. BASF is committed to delivering innovative solutions to meet changing emissions regulations. EvapTrap XC can help meet these regulations and offers significant value to automakers.