UFI Filters, an Italian automotive component manufacturer, has launched an anti-virus cabin air filter for popular passenger vehicle models in India under the ‘Sofima D+fend’ brand. The product is said to be effective in neutralising bacteria as well as viruses, including the SARS-CoV-2 virus which has wreaked havoc in the past few months. The product has been launched at a time when the need for personal mobility and sanitisation has been increasingly gaining prominence.
- Cabin air filter made of fibres layered with silver and copper ions.
- Meant to replace a vehicle’s original cabin air filter; no special fitments required.
- Available for 21 mass-market passenger vehicle models in the country.
How does the Sofima D+fend anti-virus cabin air filter work?
The bespoke filter is essentially meant to replace the original cabin air filter that is a part of the…