Purolator is a leading company in the production of air and oil filters.
Purolator was founded by Ernest Sweetland and George H. Greenhalgh in 1923, when they built the first automotive oil filtration system. This system was then developed in 1946 whit the introduction of a pleated paper oil filter. Over the years Purolator developed other kinds of filtration systems designing them to suit the requests of every industry.
Indeed, the filters offered by Purolator can be used to protect engines, but they can also be used for transmission of fluids, hydraulics and coolants.
Nowadays Purolator is part of the MANN HUMMEL group, and for this reason it promotes responsibility and sustainability. The use of oils has led Purolator to consider innovative technologies in order to reduce the pollution caused by these types of products. This is the reason why the company is continuously doing research to reduce the impact of oils on the environment.
The keywords of their code of ethics are protection, craftsmanship and experience. Therefore, Purolator can represent a model of innovative technologies and quality control processes.
The main products supplied by the company are oil filters, designed for daily driving and to protect the engine. They are available for several kinds of cars and trucks and are engineered to be suitable for specific characteristics of every vehicle.
Purolator also supplies air filters, that can protect the engine from external part like dust, dirt and soot, improving acceleration and the efficiency and preventing engine wear.
The Purolator website can be found at www.pureoil.com