Latest Washing Stories

2010-05-07 14:05:00

Washing your hands "wipes the slate clean," removing doubts about recent choices.

2010-04-07 08:03:00

Steps Towards Sustainability: SDA Survey Shows Environmentally Friendly Cleaning Habits Are Gaining a Foothold with Consumers Big Jump in Number of People Reading Detergent Directions Summary/Key Findings WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether it's the impact of the economy or increased environmental awareness, American consumers seem to be making some changes to their cleaning and laundry habits. The latest National Cleaning Survey from The Soap and Detergent Association...

2010-03-16 13:54:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Available for the first time in the U.S., Oransi - http://www.oransi.com - launched the ultra high efficiency laundry detergent that is eco-friendly and economical called Robby Wash.

2010-01-12 07:00:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia-Pacific Professional is proud to announce the debut of its "Art of Washing Hands" (www.TheArtOfWashingHands.com) Web site, an online portal that offers interactive hand washing and hygiene information to elementary school teachers and students.

2009-10-26 09:00:00


2009-10-15 12:10:51

People are more likely to wash their hands when they have been shamed into it, according to a study by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

2009-09-22 14:14:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Clean Hands Week, Sept. 20 through 26, Georgia-Pacific Professional is making a poster available online to promote good hand hygiene practices among elementary school children.

2009-09-21 09:00:00

-- SDA Survey Shows More People Claim to Be Washing Hands -- 2009 Grade Improves from 2008's C- -- SDA Offers Virtual Cold & Flu Toolkits at www.cleaning101.com WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans appear to be embracing hand hygiene more than in past years.

2009-09-07 23:14:58

Students may say they wash their hands as college campuses prepare for H1N1 flu but in reality they don't, U.S.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.