Porex Corporation

Porex Welcomes Essentra Porous Technologies to the Family

Austin, TX, March 6, 2017 — Filtration Group Corporation is pleased to announce that it has closed its acquisition of the Porous Technologies business of Essentra plc. This move significantly broadens the company’s customer base and product portfolio.

“The addition of the Essentra Porous Technologies business increases our capabilities for our customers,” said George Nolen, Filtration Group CEO. “This acquisition furthers our mission of becoming an innovative global filtration solution provider.”

Essentra Porous Technologies’ products support essential bio medical procedures such as disease detection and prevention, laboratory testing and genetic analysis. Its innovations are found in a wide range of products from electronics to household applications.

The acquisition broadens Filtration Group’s global presence by adding operations in the US, Asia and Europe.