Clean the World Blog

PRESS RELEASE: Fairmont St Andrews Supports Clean the World Initiative

Five-star hotel joins international recycling program and will donate soaps and bathroom amenities to organisations around the world ST ANDREWS, Scotland – 23 January 2017 – Fairmont St Andrews has joined the Clean the World hospitality initiative, which will see the five-star Scottish resort donate its soaps and discarded hygiene products to be recycled for […]

New Clean the World Hotel Partners: November and December 2017

Everything we do at Clean the World starts with our amazing hotel partners. Here are the most recent additions to the Clean the World family: • The Hotel Congress, Tucson, AZ • Days Inn Austin/University/Downtown, Austin, TX • Lucky Dragon Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV • Hilton Garden Inn Portland/Beaverton, Beaverton, OR • Residence Inn […]

NEWS RELEASE: Palm Holdings Inc. Announces Soap Recycling Partnership With Clean the World

Hygiene Products to be Recycled for the Benefit of Disadvantaged People in North America and in Developing Regions Around the World TORONTO, Canada — (Jan. 9, 2017) – Palm Holdings North America announced today it has entered into a partnership with Clean the World to collect and recycle hotel soap and bottled amenities that will […]

Community Discussion about Handwashing

School Attendance Leaps 45% During Keyna Program

In November, we wrapped up our inaugural nine-month Soap in Schools Program in Kenya, and we have the final results. Across the 12 schools, serving more than 4,000 children, we saw an overall reduction in hygiene-related illnesses (diarrheal diseases, pneumonia, and skin infections) of 56 percent. And school attendance increased 45 percent from when the […]

NEWS RELEASE: Former Orlando Predators Head Coach Rob Keefe Joins Clean the World as Manager of Products and Business Development

4-Time Arena Football League Champion Will Focus His Energy, Passion, and Winning Spirit on Addressing Hygiene Needs in Communities Nationwide   ORLANDO, Fla. — (Dec. 1, 2016) – After leading the Orlando Predators to back-to-back Arena Football League South Division championships during his three seasons as head coach, Rob Keefe is tackling a new challenge. […]

Welcoming Hundreds of New Recycling Partners to the Clean the World Family

We regularly spotlight new hotel partners in the Clean the World newsletter. However, we have an unprecedented number of hotels joining since Hilton announced that all 750 properties across its All Suites brands will recycle discarded soap and amenity bottles through Clean the World. We want to make sure all our fans, followers, and supporters get a […]

Meet Your Customer Service Rep: LaMark Brown

You might have spoken with them already, but for those who haven’t had the chance to meet the wonderful individuals who make up Clean the World’s stellar Customer Service team, here’s your chance! We are spotlighting a team member each month to help you get to know the face on the opposite end of the phone […]

Las Vegas Sands Builds 35,000 Hygiene Kits at The Venetian

On Saturday, Oct. 1, we were on-site for the 2016 Las Vegas Sands Global Hygiene Kit Build with Clean the World, where more than 500 volunteers assembled 35,000 hygiene kits! There was plenty of music, excitement, and fun. But most importantly, this event gave us the opportunity to serve those in need in Las Vegas with soap […]

Girl Scouts Learn About the Importance of Hand Hygiene on Global Handwashing Day

On Saturday, Oct. 15, we observed Global Handwashing Day by hosting a group of Girl Scouts at our Orlando facility for activities that were both educational and life-changing. Global Handwashing Day is an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective way to prevent diseases. Clean the […]

Shipments of Clean the World Soap Help Hurricane Matthew Victims

UPDATED ON WEDNESDAY, OCT. 19 Late last week, we announced that recycled soap had shipped from Clean the World facilities in Orlando and Las Vegas to the areas hit hardest by Hurricane Matthew. Now we are pleased to follow up with news about where those shipments are: • Haiti: More than 191,000 bars of soap have been shipped […]