Back in 1923 Ernest Sweetland and George H. Greenhalgh patented the first automotive oil filtration system. They called their invention “Purolator”, short for the words “pure oil later”. Ever since then Purolator has been manufacturing, marketing and distributing filters for the automotive industry. So there’s no doubt about we know our filters. In order to stay ahead of the competition for so many decades, Purolator make sure that each and every filter leaving the production floor has been manufactured according to our high quality standards. Purolator also has a dedicated Advanced Technology team that focuses on creating innovative solutions for the future of filtration technology.
MANN+HUMMEL Purolator Filters, LLC
In April 2012, the global filtration company, MANN+HUMMEL, acquired Purolator Filters and strengthened its position as the leading company in the automotive filtration industry. Today Purolator has more than 2,000 filtration part numbers for automotive, light truck and heavy duty applications, and continues to work on product innovation and design. This culture of product innovation, design, and customer service still exists today insuring our customers continue to receive quality filtration products manufactured by the company that invented the business – Purolator.