About Us

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Modern Alchemy Air Purifiers is a family-owned and operated business based in Ottawa, Canada. For the past 13 years, our multi-faceted company has been dedicated to selling the highest quality air purifiers on the market and educating the public about the dangers of poor indoor air quality via our informative website, seminars and participation in health and wellness events such as the Partners in Prevention Health & Safety Conference. In addition, we are proud to be recognized as a company that is devoted to providing environmentally responsible products to both consumers and industry.

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Modern Alchemy Air Purifiers also assists environmental illness doctors and allergy/asthma specialists across Canada, providing their patients with high-quality air purifiers and trusted advice. In addition, we are an active member of the Environmental Health Association of Ontario, an organization dedicated to raising awareness of environmental sensitivity issues and solutions within the medical community, educational system and general population.

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We also work closely with federal, provincial and municipal departments and agencies to find solutions to poor indoor air quality issues in the workplace. Some of our clients include:

  • Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Alberta Health Services
  • Bank of Canada
  • Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Canada Post Corporation
  • Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
  • Canadian Coast Guard
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
  • Canadian Space Agency
  • City of Ottawa
  • Correctional Service Canada
  • Environment and Climate Control Canada
  • Financial Services Commission of Ontario
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Global Affairs Canada
  • Grey Bruce Health Services
  • Health Canada
  • Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
  • Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
  • Industry Canada
  • Justice Canada
  • Library and Archives Canada
  • Library of Parliament
  • Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries
  • Meteorological Service of Canada
  • Ministry of Finance
  • National Defence
  • National Research Council Canada
  • National Resources Canada
  • Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education
  • Nova Scotia Environment
  • Office of the Auditor General of Canada
  • Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
  • Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services
  • Parks Canada
  • Public Safety, Province of New Brunswick
  • Public Services and Procurement Canada
  • Statistics Canada
  • Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
  • US Department of Defence
  • Veterans Affairs Canada

A Few Words From Our Customers

Modern Alchemy Air Purifiers is proud to have an A+ rating at the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and is a member in good standing at the Internet Merchants Association (IMA), guaranteeing our customers exceptional products, expert advice and unparalleled customer service. But the proof lies in the words of our customers:

Modern Alchemy logo“You people are the most helpful people I've found in all the months I've been searching for air cleaners. You don't know how great that feels! I will highly recommend you for the air purifiers as well as for your informative and super friendly service.” M. Renaud, Windsor, ON

five stars customer service “You’re officially the "Go To Guy" for all of my IQAir filter needs. With the flood of counterfeit filters out there putting people’s health at critical risk, it’s nice to know you have my back! You’re incredibly organized & professional. I’d like to also compliment you on your follow-up and follow-through, all of which comprise your impeccable and personalized service” M. Peak, Toronto, ON

customer service smiley “Thank you, Robert. Your help and advice on the phone was greatly appreciated - it is not every day that one gets talked down to a less expensive air purifier by a retailer. I appreciate your candour.” B. McKenzie, Ottawa, ON

best service“I am deeply motivated to recommend any and all businesses that provide good products accompanied by excellent customer service. I will certainly be recommending you to friends and clients.” S. MacKinnon, Whitehouse, YT

customer service testimonial“Thanks for the speedy service...you get top marks for customer service. Thanks so much for being in business in Ottawa when we needed you.” C. Jakes, Calabogie, ON

service thumbs up“Delivered today, great service, your company is the type of business that makes shopping online pleasurable. Regards from a happy camper.” Ron S, Cambridge, ON

customer service heart“If you are considering purchasing an air purifier, I strongly recommend that you give Robert a call. With his professionalism and knowledge, he will suggest the best unit for you.” M. Levac, Orleans, ON

best customer service“I came across the Modern Alchemy website while searching for information on purifiers. I was struggling to digest all the information available online and the validity. That changed when I spoke to Robert at Modern Alchemy who listened carefully to the concerns we had and the intended use for our residents and our health clinic. He was very knowledgeable about the products and had great recommendations for our situation. Our IQAir and our Austin Air are performing wonderfully and we are thrilled to have made the connection with Robert and team to help us through this purchase.” Chad R., Bedford, NS

customer service laurels“Appreciate your patient advice which reflected commitment and product knowledge – so tough to find online.” Johanna W, Edmonton AB

“Thank you so very much, your attention to detail is remarkable. I have appreciated your "in touch" approach as a customer.” Mona F., Beckley, WV

approved “Once again, I appreciate the great customer service. I have never been steered wrong by you and have always appreciated the integrity of the products you sell, your helpfulness and speedy replies to emails. I also appreciate that you were considerate in providing this air purifier so quickly since I really needed it at work.” P. Cranna, Kingston, ON

check mark“Thank you for your professional and kind approach regarding my specific air cleaning needs. I can openly see that you are not just there to promote the most expensive air purifier, but to work with each individual’s needs. You're professionalism, kindness and time spent is a "breath of fresh air" in a world of big-box stores. Your integrity and honesty speaks for itself, and I would highly recommend your business and products to anyone here on the West Coast.” K. Jensen, Health & NTFP Researcher, Comox, BC

best choice photo“Thank you for the time that you spent talking to us on the phone about finding the right air purifier for our family’s needs. You were very patient with our many questions and a wealth of knowledge and information about the various kinds of air purifiers on the market.” R. Fong, Calgary, AB

best customer service “I was impressed by your knowledge in the whole field of air cleaning, as well as in the products you sell.” P. O’Leary, Ottawa, ON

blue heart photo “I highly recommend Modern Alchemy Air Purifiers, as the customer service from Robert is seldom seen in the industry. He is very friendly, patient and intelligent. An enormous thank you!!!” Chris C, Ottawa, ON

customer satisfaction photo“Thanks so much for your prompt and reliable help. You just got yourself a new satisfied customer!” Sylvain G., Beloeil QC

customer service award “I would totally recommend your company and the Austin Air HealthMate Plus. I felt you were very knowledgeable, understanding and explained your products really well, and also had solid advice regarding which units you felt would be best for me.” C. Friesen, Steinbach, MB

customer satisfaction photo“A big factor in our decision-making process was the quality of service from Modern Alchemy. I appreciate the thoroughness of their website, and Robert’s advice to us was super helpful. No hard sell here - just very kind, generous and knowledgeable service from someone who really knows what he’s talking about! Modern Alchemy is the only store I would recommend.” JoAnne B., Montreal, QC

very satisfied customer “My husband and I have been very loyal customers of Modern Alchemy since 2011 when Robert helped us navigate exactly which air purifier would suit our needs. All we’ve had to do since then is order replacement filters, so easy and efficient. Robert is thoroughly knowledgeable about his business and is extremely happy to answer questions, no matter how small. I would not hesitate to say that Robert and Modern Alchemy have the best customer service of any company I’ve dealt with.” Lynda G, Innisfil, ON

More testimonials on our Why Buy From Us page

Our company offers expert advice, outstanding products, great prices and unparalleled customer service. We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the products we sell so that you can buy with confidence.

Phone: 613-894-0331
Toll Free: 1-877-GO-7-PURE (1-877-467-7873)
Email: info@modernalchemyair.com

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