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Whirl-Pak® Joins Filtration Group

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A leading provider of sterilized sampling and testing solutions added to Filtration Group’s Life Sciences business, furthering its mission of making the world safer, healthier and more productive Filtration Group, an affiliate of Madison Industries, has acquired Whirl-Pak®, a leading provider of sterilized sampling and testing solutions including its line of write-on, stand-up, filter and […]

Filtration Group Welcomes New General Counsel, Janet Bawcom

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Filtration Group announced today that Janet Bawcom has joined its team of entrepreneurial leaders on a mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive. Bawcom has assumed the vital role of General Counsel, in which she will serve as chief legal counsel for the company and lead all aspects of Filtration Group’s legal, […]

Columbus Industries Joins Filtration Group

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Market leader further enhances Filtration Group’s premier indoor air quality filtration business Columbus Industries, a leading global provider of air filtration products for indoor residential and commercial applications has joined Filtration Group, an affiliate of Madison Industries. Columbus Industries’ comprehensive suite of performance-engineered air filters, manufactured to enable the highest efficiency with the lowest pressure […]

Tim McCarty Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

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Filtration Group’s President & CEO will further the company’s mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive as a leader in the largest industrial trade association in the United States The National Association of Manufacturers announced that Tim McCarty, President & CEO of Filtration Group, has been named to the NAM Board of […]

Filtration Group Welcomes New Chief Human Resources Officer Jason Clayton

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Clayton joins the team of entrepreneurs who are making the world safer, healthier and more productive Chicago, Illinois – July 12, 2021 – Filtration Group has welcomed Jason Clayton to its team of entrepreneurs.   Clayton has assumed the critically important role of Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for Filtration Group. “We are on a mission […]

Molecular Products Joins Filtration Group

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Filtration Group, an affiliate of Madison Industries, has acquired Molecular Products, a leading global provider of pure air technologies that protect people, processes and environments. From removing carbon dioxide during anesthesia to delivering supplemental oxygen backup in critical care situations, Molecular Products delivers high-performance, consumable air purification media and technologies for customers in the healthcare, consumer […]

How2Media Announces that Filtration Group Will Be Part of its “World’s Greatest!…” Series

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Boynton Beach, FL – How2Media, the producers of the television show “World’s Greatest!…”, announced today that they have recently selected Filtration Group to be a part of the popular television series. Filtration Group is one of the fastest growing filtration companies in the world, with the most diverse set of filtration capabilities in the industry. […]

Madison Industries Agrees to Acquire Nortek Air to Bolster Indoor Air Quality Offering

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Acquisition allows Madison to better serve its indoor air quality customers Madison Industries, one of the world’s largest privately held companies, announced today an agreement to acquire Nortek Air, a leader in providing critical air management, thermal and HVAC solutions. The deal adds strong Nortek brands such as Broan, NuTone, Reznor, StatePoint, Zephyr, Huntair and […]

AFPRO Filters Joins Filtration Group and Madison Industries

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Chicago, Illinois – January 5, 2021 – AFPRO Filters, a leading innovator of high-end, energy-efficient, air filters, is joining Filtration Group and Madison Industries. The addition of AFPRO’s vertically integrated production capabilities will allow Filtration Group to expand its global presence and further enhance its portfolio of world class filtration solutions for its customers. AFPRO […]

Purafil Delivers Northwestern University Athletics Air Filtration Solutions to Help Reduce Indoor Spread of Airborne Viruses

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Purafil’s PuraShield™ Smart Solutions Remove Aerosols Carrying Viruses Sep. 9, 2020 – CHICAGO – Purafil, a global leader in air filtration systems working with K-12 school districts and large universities across North America, today announced the installation of multiple PuraShield™ Smart 1000 portable filtration systems for Northwestern University Athletics & Recreation. The PuraShield™ Smart 1000, […]

AG Industries Increases Production of Ventilator Filters More Than Fifteen Times Pre-COVID Level, Prepares for Further Growth

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AG Industries, which manufactures respiratory filters used in Ventilators, Oxygen Concentrators, and CPAP / BiPAP machines, has executed a 1,500% increase in production of its bacterial / viral filters used for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. With the demand for respiratory therapies continuing to surge due to COVID-19, AG Industries is positioned to continue its […]

Indoor Air Hygiene Solution Center Combines Expertise from Industry Leaders to Help Reduce Viral Spread as the World Re-Opens

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Chicago, Illinois – The leading Indoor Air Quality experts within Madison Industries have joined forces to launch the Indoor Air Hygiene Solution Center at to further their shared mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive in the fight against COVID-19.  This free resource will help people open their doors with confidence […]

Filtration Group Acquires Oxyphen, Expands Membrane Offering for Life Science, Industrial and Consumer Markets

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Chicago, Illinois – May 26, 2020 – Filtration Group announced the acquisition of Oxyphen, an innovator in track-etched membranes. As part of the Filtration Group family, Oxyphen has strengthened its ability to partner with customers in life science, consumer and industrial markets with its customized membrane solutions. “We are excited to have a great entrepreneur […]

Filtration Group in the Fight Against COVID-19

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Our mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive has never been more important than it is today. At Filtration Group, we are committed to continuing our operations as an essential business, to keeping our team members safe, and to working with our customers to bolster the economy and fight the coronavirus. Safety […]

Global Filter Opens Production Facility in Caderousse, France to Expand Geographic Reach and Enhance European Customer Relations

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Global Filter today announced that it will expand its manufacturing footprint into a new facility in Caderousse, France. This expansion will augment Global Filter’s supply chain, allowing the company to more closely partner with its customers across Europe and provide faster service times. On-continent production will also significantly reduce Global Filter’s CO2 footprint with streamlined […]

PCI Membranes Expands Capabilities Through Acquisition of Pentair – X-Flow B.V. Classic Tubular Membranes

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The acquisition grows PCI Membranes industry leadership into virtually every use case for liquid filtration using membrane technology Chicago, IL USA – July 3, 2019 PCI Membranes, a leading provider of custom crossflow membrane filtration systems, has completed the strategic acquisition of Pentair’s X-Flow Classic Membrane. PCI Membranes will now be the exclusive provider of […]

Filtration Group HVAC Releases a MERV 10 Self-Supported Pleat Air Filter

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JOLIET, Ill., April 4, 2019 – Filtration Group HVAC today announced the expansion of their product line of self-supported pleat air filters with the release of the MERV 10 AEROSTAR®NOVAPLEAT® X. The new AEROSTAR NOVAPLEAT X was engineered to improve indoor air quality while having an equal or better total cost of ownership compared to traditional MERV […]

Porex Receives a Bronze Edison Award™ for its FORTRESS® Pipette Tip Filter Technology

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New York, NY – April 4, 2019 – Porex, global leader in advanced porous solutions and member of the Filtration Group, has won a Bronze Edison Award in the medical category for its FORTRESS® Pipette Tip Filter. In its 32nd year, the annual Edison Awards™ honors the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products […]

Purafil Increases Capabilities With R&D Lab Expansion

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DORAVILLE, Ga., March 6, 2019 ( – ​Purafil, the leader in gas phase filtration, announced today the completion of its recent lab overhaul to increase functionality and expand testing capabilities. “Today is an exciting day for Purafil for a number of reasons, but none more so than the expansion of our R&D lab. We will now […]

Filtration Group Names Tim McCarty as President and Chief Executive Officer

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – JANUARY 7, 2019 – Filtration Group today announced that Tim McCarty will assume the role of President and Chief Executive Officer effective January 2019. McCarty joined Filtration Group in 2012 as CFO and played a critical role in growing the company to more than $1.5 billion in revenue. He has been instrumental […]

UAF Provides an Essential Component to a Life-Saving Device for Heart Patients

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Randy Shepherd was happily married, raising three kids and running a successful business. As a teenager, rheumatic fever had severely damaged his heart. Despite living a healthy lifestyle, Randy had serious heart problems. His doctors recommended a heart transplant.  As he waited for a donor heart, Randy’s body deteriorated. Fragile and bedridden in a hospital […]

Dafco-nominated Oxford Properties Group Receives 2018 National Air Filtration Association Clean Air Award

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In August 2018, Oxford Properties Group received the National Air Filtration Association (NAFA) Clean Air Award, after being nominated by Dafco. The Clean Air Award annually recognizes leadership excellence in air filtration. This prestigious award is presented to building owners and managers who take steps to significantly improve their indoor air quality by increasing the […]

Filtration Group Stimulates Job Market Through Key Acquisitions in Western New York

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Executives from Filtration Group and it’s three Buffalo-based companies–Buffalo Filter, Multisorb Technologies and Air System Products–unveiled emerging technologies and active plans for employee recruitment at a press conference on August 21, 2018. Following the announcement of the recent acquisition of Multisorb Technologies and the earlier additions of Air System Products and Buffalo Filter, Filtration Group has […]

Porex Named Performer of the Year by Schreiner

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PHOTO CAPTION: Christoph Thurl, Supplier Development, Schreiner Group; Gerry DiBattista, Global Business Director, Porex; Andreas Kudela, Buyer Production Material, Schreiner Group; Wolfgan Ludwig, Sales Manager, Porex; Adrian Marggraf, Product Manager, Schreiner Group Schreiner Group, an international leader in functional labels, has named Porex the 2017 Performer of the Year. Out of Schreiner’s approximately 200 suppliers, […]

The Global Facet Filtration Business Joins Filtration Group

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Filtration Group Corporation today announced the acquisition of the global Facet filtration business, a leading aviation fuel filtration company, from Parker-Hannifin Corporation. The addition of Facet will allow Filtration Group to expand its offerings in the aviation, marine and diversified industrial and environmental markets, further enhancing its portfolio of world class filtration solutions. “The Facet […]

Filtration Group Welcomes Multisorb Technologies to its Life Sciences Division

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Filtration Group Corporation today announced the closing of its acquisition of Multisorb Technologies, a world leader in active packaging technology. As part of the Filtration Group family, Multisorb will now be able to enhance its product portfolio and expand its offerings to the growing healthcare, food and industrial markets with world class filtration solutions. “The […]

Buffalo Filter Launches the “End Surgical Smoke” Campaign

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Lancaster, N.Y. (April 03, 2018) – Buffalo Filter, the industry leader in surgical smoke evacuation, announced the launch of the “End Surgical Smoke” campaign, a new national initiative aimed at increasing awareness about the hazardous side effects of surgical smoke.  Consisting of a dedicated landing page––and a targeted advertising campaign, the End Surgical Smoke campaign […]

Introducing NUBIFORM® by Porex

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ATLANTA, Ga., (December 8, 2016) — Porex Corporation (“Porex®”), a market leader and innovator in advanced porous solutions, has announced the launch of Nubiform®, a high-performance technology that offers designers and brand managers an alternative to foams and other porous products. A cutting-edge elastomer material, Nubiform gives product designers freedom, flexibility and control by enabling […]