APEL BuildingFounded in 1996 by Paul & Susan LaCroix, APEL has become an award winning industry leader and most versatile manufacturer of custom and standard replacement cartridge filters, pleated bags and fabric filters for dust collection, dry process filtration and pollution control systems. Large run specialty filters with custom tooling requirements are easily engineered in-house within our tool, die and custom mold division.

All filters are manufactured by APEL International, Inc. at our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Louisville, Kentucky.

NEXT DAY DELIVERY FROM STOCK
For customer convenience, APEL stock thousands of popular OEM style filters at our manufacturing facility, which can ship in 24 hours. You can also arrange for our highly trusted private labeling, drop-shipments, and blanket order programs.

CUSTOMER SERVICE – THE INDUSTRY’S BEST
Regardless of size, we provide all our customers with answers to their technical questions, develop workable cost-effective solutions for their filter problems, and provide them with filters from our full range of standard and custom products.

CUSTOM OR SPECIALTY FILTERS
Custom and specialty filter manufacturing capabilities are unrivaled with in-house tool and die, CNC machining, custom molding, and all pleating technologies. This engineered opportunity is suitable for larger production runs.

QUALITY
All of our filters are built to OEM specifications or better. APEL is a people business, all of whom are proud of the fact that their products, as illustrated on this website are in daily use throughout the world in a broad range of dust collection and environmental control applications such as:

  • Abrasive
  • Blasting
  • Carbon Black
  • Cement
  • Chemical
  • Die Casting
  • Food Processing
  • Foundries
  • Gas Turbine Inlet
  • Grain
  • Industrial Vacuum
  • Laser Cutting
  • Lime
  • Metal Fabricating
  • Meting Forming
  • Metal Grinding
  • Metal Stamping
  • Mining
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Plasma Cutting
  • Plastic Processing
  • Pneumatic Conveying
  • Powder Bulk Handling
  • Powder Coating
  • Tube and Pipe
  • Utilities
  • Welding Fumes
  • Woodworking

…to name a few