Awards and Partnerships


Judge us by the company we keep. IQAir collaborates with leading organizations and partners who share our passion for making the world a better place to breathe.

Rolling Stone Editor's Choice award

Atem Desk wins Rolling Stone Editor’s Choice Award

Editors at respected publisher Rolling Stone have awarded the IQAir Atem Desk with their prestigious Editor’s Choice Award, recommending the personal air purifier to its global audience of over 60 million. Editors were impressed by the patented HyperHEPA filtration at the heart of the Atem Desk as well as the system’s stylish design and abundant airflow.

PTPA Award for Atem Car

Atem Car is Parent Tested, Parent Approved

The IQAir Atem Car air purifier has won the Parent Tested, Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval. The PTPA Seal of Approval was awarded after a panel of parents and their families used the personal air purifier in a real-world environment. The Atem Car stood up to each family’s rigorous appraisal, exceeding expectations for value and quality. PTPA testers would highly recommend the Atem for other parents.

Extreme Makeover

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

The hit TV show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” calls on the IQAir Clean Air Team to provide medical-grade air quality whenever a family’s health requires the cleanest air possible. The unique relationship began during Extreme Makeover’s second season, when IQAir worked alongside the Extreme Makeover team to supply the Grinnan family with the clean air they needed after their daughter Hannah underwent a heart transplant.


Sino-Swiss Business Award Winner

Sino-Swiss Business Award Winner

The "Sino-Swiss Business Award" is one of activities for the celebration of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Switzerland, aiming to commend companies and individuals that have made outstanding contributions to the development of Sino-Swiss enterprises, Swiss foreign trade, and Swiss promotion in China.
IQAir has gained wide recognition and trust in China market by virtue of the world‘s leading indoor air purification products, solutions and service. As a result, IQAir won the 2017 Sino-Swiss Business Awards “SME Outstanding Achievements” award and will continue to promote the quality and vitality of "Swiss Made" in China. 

China Household Appliances Innovation Achievement Award

China Household Appliances Innovation Achievement Award

“China Household Appliances Innovation Achievement Release Ceremony” is hosted by the China Household Electrical Appliances Research Institute, supported by the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry and IFA Berlin International Consumer Electronics and Household Appliances Exhibition, and co-organized by the National Household Appliance Industry Information Center. It is a big and influential event of Chinese household appliances in a global perspective. IQAir‘s Atem Car air purifier won the Annual Design Innovation Achievement award in the “Fifteenth China Household Electrical Innovation Achievement Selection” activity. It was the only air purifier brand awarded in the event.

Top Ten Brand of Nanshan Award

Top Ten Brand of Nanshan Award

“Nanshan Award” is an indoor air purification industry award named after Academician Zhong Nanshan, a Chinese respiratory expert. It’s jointly carried out by the China Indoor Air Purification Brand Cluster, Zhong Nanshan Medical Foundation of Guangdong, Guangdong Indoor Environmental Sanitation Industry Association and the National Indoor Environmental Purification Industry Association Alliance. IQAir won the 2019 fourth “Nanshan Award” air purifier category “Top Ten Brands”.  

UNEP Air Quality Monitoring Partner

UNEP Air Quality Monitoring Partner

IQAir AirVisual is a proud air quality monitoring partner of the United Nations Environment Programme. The IQAir AirVisual Platform brings together data collected by governments, companies, and individuals around the world to support the UNEP's global health policies and to help us bring air quality data to the 9 out of 10 people worldwide who still need clean air to breathe.


TWICE VIP Award Winner

TWICE is a leading B2B consumer electronics brand and publication covering the tech and consumer electronics industries. TWICE selects VIP award winners twice a year by an exclusive vote from thousands of retailers and distributors. All winners are announced in print, online, and in TWICE newsletters – and all nominees are also recognized in a special digital edition delivered to over 32,000 subscribers. The IQAir Atem 5-in-1 Personal Air Purifier was named the top Home Care Device in the annual 2019 TWICE VIP Awards.


Global Innovations Award Winner

The Atem 5-in-1 personal air purifier won the prestigious Global Innovations Award over 400 other entries in the Personal Electrics category at the 2019 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago, IL, a world-class home technology and innovations showcase where “art intersects with engineering and technology informs style” – Atem exceeded all the award criteria for its portable HyperHEPA filtration technology, sleek and stylish design, and seamless adaptability to all lifestyles, indoors and out.

Air Parif

IQAir Wins Prestigious Microsensors Award

The IQAir AirVisual Pro air quality monitor was selected as one of the top highest-scoring air quality data sensors at the 2019 AirLab Challenge Microcapteurs (“Microsensors Challenge”), claiming victory over 30 other sensors with an aggregate score of 4.5/5 – the highest score ever given at this prestigious competition. Supervised by Airparif, the leading air quality authority in Paris, France in partnership with French federal institutions, AirVisual scored highly on metrics of accuracy, relevance, data visualization and ease of use, in addition to its low cost.


Parent Tested, Parent Approved Winner 

The IQAir HealthPro 250 has earned the Parent Tested, Parent Approved (PTPA) Seal of Approval. The system earned the highest marks from PTPA for effectiveness, customer satisfaction and overall cost of ownership. Winners of the PTPA Seal of Approval are chosen by an expert panel of parents that conduct exhaustive evaluation after using the products in a real-world setting.

Green Building Council

U.S. Green Building Council Member

The U.S. Green Building Council is committed to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. IQAir is a strong supporter of green building and of safe, energy-efficient air purification solutions for all buildings. IQAir North America is a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council.


IQAir Joins International WELL Building Institute

IQAir’s mission is to empower the world to breathe cleaner air through information, collaboration and technology. The International Well Building Institute (IWBI) and WELL standard both align with our commitment to helping others to breathe cleaner air and supporting a healthy lifestyle that allows achieve peak physical and mental health. IQAir hopes to reinforce the conversation about clean air as critical to building safety and workplace wellness as well as help build a better understanding of the relationship between indoor air and other aspects of health and wellness. 


IQAir Partners with Greenpeace

IQAir published the 2019 World Air Quality Report in association with Greenpeace, combining and analyzing real-time air quality data for a comprehensive view of global PM2.5 air pollution in over 98 countries and 3,000 cities. In 2020, Greenpeace Southeast Asia and IQAir launched the world’s first dynamic counter that measures the estimated number of lives lost to air pollution in 28 major cities – the counter reveals that, in the first half of 2020 alone, nearly 120,000 died from air pollution, showing the continued need for advancement in global air quality.


Collaborative for High Performance Schools Member

IQAir’s involvement in the Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) reflects our role in developing high-performance air purification solutions for classrooms. IQAir partners with US Government air quality agencies and communities to develop cost-effective, energy-efficient air filtration systems for schools. Our solutions are designed to meet CHPS standards for low noise as well as air quality, and we share the CHPS passion for helping schools reduce energy consumption.

"Smart Choice" Awards from CHEARI

IQAir wins multiple CHEARI "Smart Choice" Awards 

Since 2016, several IQAir products have won "Smart Choice" awards from Zhidian and the China Household Electrical Appliances Research Institute (CHEARI). In 2016, the HealthPro 250 and GC MultiGas were awarded the “2016 Air Purifier CCM Excellence Award”. In 2018, the GC MultiGas and Atem Car air purifiers were both awarded as trustworthy, high-quality air cleaning products. And in 2019, the Cleanzone SL was recommended as the "smart choice" air purifier  for its ability to be "flexible and quiet" in large spaces.