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GM Wipes Out Air Pollution in Brazil, with Equipment Made in USA
General Motors chooses BOXIDIZER™ RTO to treat exhaust from new paint
La Habra, CALIFORNIA, July 26, 2012. General Motors has completed the installation
of an Alliance BOXIDIZER™ Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO) to eliminate Volatile
Organic Compound (VOC) air pollution generated from a plastic bumper paint shop in São José dos
Campos, São Paulo, Brazil.
The Alliance BOXIDIZER™ was chosen for its compact design, advanced controls, comprehensive
standard features, complete pre-assembly and testing. After GM’s agent observed successful
testing of their BOXIDIZER™ at Alliance’s La Habra factory, the entire RTO was slid into a
single 40’ ISO container and transported to Brazil by way of cargo ship without need for further
Upon arrival at the São José dos Campos, the BOXIDIZER™ was removed from the
container and installed in a day. After utilities and ductwork were connected to the BOXIDIZER™, an
Alliance engineer traveled to the factory in Brazil to commission the RTO and train GM
“We consider the project a success” according to Joachim Lorenzen of
Dürr, the GM agent for the project, “we are looking forward to further business together with
Alliance”. Alliance Corporation is a manufacturer of high quality RTOs specializing in
state of the art design, process integration and service with installations worldwide.
Owned and operated by two gentlemen that have combined industry experience
totaling close to 40 years, Alliance Corporation is a low profile company dedicated to designing,
manufacturing, and installing the best Regenerative Thermal Oxidizers (RTO's) in the industry.
RTO's are put in place to destroy Volatile Organic Compounds or VOC's, thereby ensuring that this
type of pollution is not released into the atmosphere.