Interesting Find from Automobile Association of Singapore.

Air Purifiers these days are getting more compact and better looking, with more features like these portable ones. But how exactly do they compare in their efficiency?

Silent Air Purifier with Ultraviolet Germicidal Protection

The Silent Air Purifier circulates air-cleaning negative ions and can remove just about any type of airborne particle or pollutant, including allergens (e.g. pollen, pet dander, dust, ragweed), micro-organisms (e.g. bacteria, viruses, mold), chemicals and odors. It can be plugged into the wall outlets in your home, and also comes with a 12V car adapter for use in the vehicle.


  • Removable easy-clean grills. Front and rear grills slide off for easy cleaning.
  • Combines proven ionic air-cleaning technology with a germ-killing UV lamp.
  • Cleans and sanitizes the air 24 hours a day on just 8 watts.
  • No filters to buy or replace.
  • Ultraviolet lamp kills virtually all airborne bacteria, mold spores and viruses that enter the unit.
  • Neutralizes household odors.

SGD $99.00

Cordless Silent Air Purifier / Closet Anti-Mould Cleaner

Cordless Silent Air Purifier – A powerful room air purifier that keep mould out of closet!


  • Uses advanced ionic generation technology
  • Soundless design, no motor
  • Power Consumption: 3W
  • Easy to clean – NO filter replacement required
  • Dissolve and neutralize poisonous gases, bacteria & mould

SGD $59.90

For portable and small area use, these cleaners could come in handy depending on how reliable their “proven ionic air-cleaning technology” is.

I found their brand name to be Maier, with the supplier being a local Singaporean company that produces lifestyle well-being products. Interesting stuff they have. Cute and compact, but running or just 8 watts, I think it has rather limited capacities. Good thinking on the cordless part though.

I would like to hear from anyone who has tried Maier’s air cleaning products for some fair reviews.