HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raymond J. De Hont, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Met-Pro Corporation (NYSE: MPR), announced today that effective February 1, 2010, the Company has consolidated its Duall, Flex-Kleen and Met-Pro Systems business units into a single business unit, Met-Pro Environmental Air Solutions, which will remain a part of Met-Pro's Product Recovery/Pollution Control Technologies platform.
"The newly-formed Met-Pro Environmental Air Solutions business unit will allow us to improve our capacity utilization, reduce our cost structure and improve our competitive positioning and profitability," stated De Hont. "We will be better able to take advantage of the many synergies that exist between the Duall, Flex-Kleen and Systems brands, allowing us the opportunity to gain market share, especially in markets where we currently have limited or no presence, and service our customers in a more effective manner. Our goal is to not only preserve, but to enhance the globally recognized Duall, Flex-Kleen and Systems brands our customers have come to know and depend upon."
Met-Pro Environmental Air Solutions is a leading niche-oriented global provider of solutions and products for product recovery and air pollution control applications. Its diverse and synergistic solutions and products address the world's growing need to meet more stringent emission regulations, reduce energy consumption and employ "green technology". Products include: Duall brand chemical and biological odor control systems, fume and emergency gas scrubbers, wet particulate collectors, carbon adsorption systems, mist eliminators, air strippers, degasifiers, ducting and exhaust fans; Flex-Kleen brand pulse jet fabric filters, cartridge collectors, and cyclones; and Met-Pro Systems brand turnkey thermal and catalytic oxidation systems for removal of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and other atmospheric pollutants. Met-Pro Environmental Air Solutions also provides a complete line of spare parts and an experienced field service organization for servicing and maintaining all air pollution control equipment, regardless of the manufacturer.