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Clean the World Welcomes Springwood Hospitality to the Global Hygiene Revolution

Springwood Hospitality is a growing, Pennsylvania-based hotel development and management company – and one of the latest to join Clean the World’s Hospitality Partner Program. The Springwood team focuses on three simple words that describe the company’s philosophy: Caring, competent and committed. Team members across all the properties work together as one unit to serve that business approach and raise the bar even higher.

We look forward to working with properties in Hershey and York as they begin shipping discarded soap and bottled amenities to our Orlando recycling center. Welcome aboard!

Soap Collection is Off to an Amazing Start at The Plaza Hotel

When The Plaza Hotel in New York City opened in 1907, it was impressively described as the greatest hotel in the world. More than 100 years later – The Plaza is still know for impressive achievements.

The iconic hotel recently joined Clean the World’s amenity recycling program. Within a week, the housekeeping staff had already filled the first set of bins with discarded soap and bottled amenities. Plaza management is recognizing the staff for their efforts – and we offer our congratulations as well.

You are off to an amazing start, Plaza! Thanks for supporting the Global Hygiene Revolution.

Saluting All Our Fabulous Hotel Room Attendants

This is International Housekeepers Week!

IHW is held every year during the second full week of September and sponsored by IEHA. It is dedicated to recognizing the efforts of hard-working custodial staff members. Cleaning employees have one of the toughest jobs in a building – and one of the most important. They are the true heroes of any building operation. Buildings that aren’t properly cleaned can lead to illness and productivity loss for the people who visit, eat, live, work and play there.

PRESS RELEASE: Clean the World Launches Hygiene Kits for Veterans

Clean the World launches new Veteran Hygiene Kits and a social media contest to honor heroes

ORLANDO, Fla. – (Mar 31, 2017) – Clean the World is launching new Veteran Hygiene Kits to save the lives of our heroes. These life-saving Hygiene Kits include hygiene products from our global mission, along with important protective items, too.

The kits feature resealable plastic bags, two bars of repurposed soap, bottles of repurposed shampoo, conditioner and body wash, toothbrushes and toothpaste, wash cloths, shaving cream, socks, earplugs, mouthwash, Neosporin, hand sanitizer, insect repellent, deodorant, sunscreen, an eye mask, and inspirational note cards. It’s because of the dedication to country and its people, Clean the World is proud to present its Veteran-themed Hygiene Kit.

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There is an indefinite need for veterans to receive these necessary hygiene products. According to The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimates that 39,471 veterans are homeless on any given night. Unfortunately, the extreme shortage of everyday essentials such as soap, leaves these veterans at risk for health-related diseases. Our hygiene kits are meant to prevent such diseases, lift their spirits, and ease the burden of homelessness.

In honor of the Veteran Hygiene Kit release, Clean the World is hosting a social media photo contest. The first-place winner will receive 100 Veteran Hygiene Kits to donate to a local charity of their choice. The month-long photo contest will begin on April 1 and run until April 30, 2017. For more information on the contest and how to get involved, visit Clean the World’s social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

You can also download the official contest PDF Calendar by Clicking Here

About Clean the World:

Clean the World is a social enterprise dedicated to the mission of saving millions of lives around the world while simultaneously diverting hotel waste from landfills. The organization collects discarded soap and other hygiene products from more than 4,000 hotel and resort partners and operates recycling centers in North America, Asia, and Europe. Clean the World provides hygiene education and soap distribution to make hand washing a lifelong habit. Since 2009, more than 38 million bars of Clean the World soap have been distributed in 115 countries. More information: www.cleantheworld.org

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