Second Wind™ Air Purifier

General Filters, Inc. Second Wind Air Purifier Acquisition

November 02, 2019

General Filters, Inc., acquired Second Wind Air Purifier, Inc. and Second Wind Air Purifier Ltd. (Collectively “Second Wind”; Princeton, ON and Buffalo, NY); manufacturers of Ultraviolet Light Air Purifiers throughout North America just one year ago.

Second Wind™ Air Purifier
Second Wind™ Air Purifier

Second Wind™ Air Purifier is a recognized leader in in the industry and market, manufacturing Ultraviolet air purification equipment for residential and commercial applications. Since its beginning in 1990, Second Wind™ Air Purifier has introduced dual wavelength lamp technology and Ultraviolet Photo-catalytic (PCO) Air Purification; two powerful technologies. In addition, their products carry several patents, trademarks and accreditations that speak to the strength and quality of these products in the market. The brand offers General Filters a great opportunity to expand our product offerings and provide a competitive edge in the Ultraviolet Market.

All Second Wind™ Ultraviolet Products are FDA Registered Class II Medical Devices. Through this certification the opportunity exists for possible partial or full compensation on the purchase of Second Wind™ Products through institutions like Medicare.

Come by booth 3343 at the 2020 AHR Expo in Orlando to learn about the complete lineup of Second Wind™ products, along with several new products being introduced by General Filters this year.

About General Filters, Inc.

Founded in 1937, General Filters, Inc. professional experience spans three generations. Manufacturers of whole house residential indoor air quality (IAQ) products (humidifiers, dehumidifiers, air cleaners, UV light purifiers and ventilation systems) and residential heating fuel oil filters, General Filters’ brands include GeneralAire®, Second Wind™, Gar-Ber, Unifilter® and General. With a manufacturing plant in Novi, MI and offices in Canada, products can be purchased from wholesaler and contractor customers across North America. Visit for more information.