BALLERUP, Denmark, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc. (NYSE: LIQT) ("LiqTech") applauds President Obama's directive to the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce greenhouse gas pollution from truck tailpipes and other major sources of carbon pollution.
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Mr. Finn Helmer, CEO of LiqTech, stated, "The focus on the elimination of carbon pollution as noted by President Obama in his directive to the Environmental Protection Agency is a welcome step in recognizing the impact of carbon pollution on climate change and its impact on human health. Hopefully, the pending directives will be acted upon without delay."
Mr. Helmer continued, "Our diesel particulate filters (DPF) have been placed in thousands of trucks and buses with excellent results. The California Air Resource Board, in particular, has mandated the use of particulate filters in trucks of a certain age by the end of 2015. Its filter specifications place LiqTech as a preferred provider and we anticipate that we will see a significant increase in DPF orders prior to the end of 2015 as a result from California as well as additional meaningful DPF business from other countries such as China and England."ABOUT LIQTECH INTERNATIONAL, INC. LiqTech International, Inc., a Nevada corporation, is a clean technology company that for more than a decade has developed and provided state-of-the-art technologies for gas and liquid purification using ceramic silicon carbide filters, particularly highly specialized filters for the control of soot exhaust particles from diesel engines and for liquid filtration. It also manufactures ceramic silicon carbide kiln furniture. Using nanotechnology, LiqTech develops products using proprietary silicon carbide technology. LiqTech's products are based on unique silicon carbide membranes which facilitate new applications and improve existing technologies. For more information, please visit www.liqtech.com. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains "forward-looking statements." Although the forward-looking statements in this release reflect the good faith judgment of management, forward-looking statements are inherently subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to be materially different from those discussed in these forward-looking statements. Readers are urged to carefully review and consider the various disclosures made by us in the our reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the risk factors that attempt to advise interested parties of the risks that may affect our business, financial condition, results of operation and cash flows. If one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or if the underlying assumptions prove incorrect, our actual results may vary materially from those expected or projected. Readers are urged not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect any event or circumstance that may arise after the date of this release.