Our History

Air Plants Dust Extraction have over 125 years of experience in dust extraction products

Air Plants Dust Extraction Ltd. are a family-run business, strongly committed to safety, value and service. Supporting over 50,000 installations throughout the UK, our ongoing research and expert engineering make us innovators in the dust extraction industry.

Founded by Walter Smith over a century ago, Air Plants Dust Extraction Ltd. enjoy a long-established relationship with the woodworking industry, timber, automotive and aerospace industries.

Air Plants Dust Extraction Ltd. have expanded to supply systems for waste processing and recycling, and we are driven to develop and provide energy-saving solutions. Biomass energy solutions and waste-to-energy solutions such as wood waste heating offer our clients the opportunity to operate more efficiently, reducing costs and carbon footprint. We also offer Energy Saving Extraction Gates, which can generate further energy savings for your business.

Walter Smith - Air Plants Dust Extraction

Walter Smith, Founder of Air Plants, circa 1897

Family-run since 1897

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Supporting customers nationally, we also offer a responsive after care service, onsite support, provide regular annual maintenance and supply fully guaranteed filters. Air Plants offer a complete COSHH Assessment, LEV Testing and a dust monitoring service. Our dust extraction service offering is unrivalled in the UK.

The Air Plants name is soundly linked to high quality robustly engineered dust extraction and dust filter products. All Air Plants Dust Extraction systems and filter systems are manufactured in the UK to the most stringent of standards. Our dust extraction systems are ATEX compliant to ensure the highest levels of operating safety.All our installations are designed, planned and prepared based on the specific needs of your workspace and the needs of your operation. Whether your installation is bespoke or standard, you can expect the same level of service and care, and years of reliability.

Over 50,000 Dust Extraction and Dust Control Installations

Today, many of the third, fourth and fifth generations of the family are working in the business where a commitment to offer the best possible value and service remains our top priority.

Find out more about our reliable, expertly engineered dust & fume extraction solutions for any workplace.

Industries We Serve

Our Air Plants Dust Extraction systems are manufactured in the UK, enabling custom fabrication of a comprehensive dust extraction system suited specifically to individual industry or business needs.