Latest Washroom Stories

2010-04-08 05:18:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Modern Technologies Corporation (AMTC) has announced today the availability of a water saving green urinal handle for the commercial restroom. The HALF-FLUSH retrofit flush handle for urinals is an industry first.

2010-03-10 14:14:36

People in seven European countries have positive attitudes toward a new eco-friendly toilet that could substantially reduce pollution problems and conserve water and nutrients, scientists in Switzerland are reporting.

2010-02-09 06:40:00

GAINESVILLE, Ga., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- It started with a toilet that wouldn't quit running. WWII veteran Jack Mitchell and his wife had remodeled their home, and the flapper in the new toilet tank was sticking open.

2010-01-25 13:01:53

Considered a dermatological nuisance that was long gone, skin irritations caused by toilet seats appear to be making a comeback in pediatricians' offices.

2009-12-17 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Visit the Charmin Restrooms this holiday season to help raise money for charity.

2009-11-04 13:04:00

WOODRIDGE, Ill., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Danze, Inc. has announced an extension to its National Homeowner Rebate Program (www.rebate.danze.com). Originally slated to end Nov. 15, the direct rebates will now be available to homeowners through Dec.

2009-11-02 15:00:27

A team of researchers from Boston University School (BUSM), Carney Hospital, Cambridge Health Alliance and Tufts University School of Medicine, have found that widespread poor compliance with regular cleaning of public restrooms on cruise ships may predict subsequent norovirus infection outbreaks (NoVOs).

2009-10-15 09:30:00

WOODRIDGE, Ill., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent census study showed that a mere 11 percent of Americans changed residences between 2007 and 2008, the smallest share since the late 1940s when the government began tracking such information.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.