Clean the World Announces Partnership with the Witness Group

For immediate release: Clean the World Announces Partnership with the Witness Group Recycled Hygiene Products Will Save Lives Around the World ORLANDO, Fla. — (March 22, 2018) – Discarded soap and bottled amenities left behind by guests at the Witness Group properties now have a second life thanks to a recycling program from Clean the …

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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. – (May 18, 2017) – Today, Clean the World, a leader in global health, launches new Veteran Hygiene Kits to improve the lives of our heroes. These life-saving hygiene kits are specialized for veterans and include basic …

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Clean the World Global Headquarters in Orlando has moved

Clean the World is excited to announce that we’ve moved locations! Clean the World has relocated to: 2544 E. Landstreet Rd, Suite 600, Orlando, FL 32824 This is our new global headquarters, recycling operational center (ROC) and volunteer center. All soap and bottled amenity shipments, product donations, company correspondence, mail, payments, and volunteers should come to …

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Clean the World’s Shawn Seipler Honored at 18th Annual Don Quijote Awards

Clean the World founder and CEO Shawn Seipler received a huge honor on Saturday, Dec. 12, when he accepted the Excellence Award at the 18th Annual Don Quijote Awards in Orlando. The Hispanic Business Initiative Fund of Florida, Inc. (HBIF) and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) host the awards. They recognize …

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Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Outstanding Leaders

At a press conference in Orlando this morning, the Hispanic Initiative Fund of Florida, Inc. (HBIF) and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando announced the 12 finalists for the 18th Annual Don Quijote Awards. Clean the World founder and CEO Shawn Seipler was among the finalists. He is nominated in the Excellence Award …

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Meet the New Members of Our Leadership Team

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NEWS RELEASE: Clean the World Opens Canadian Operations Center to Support Growth and Expansion

New facility provides life-saving hygiene supplies to homeless shelters, senior citizens, and struggling families throughout Canada. Orlando, Florida – July 21, 2015 – The world’s only large-scale recycler of hotel soap recently opened an office and recycling center in Montreal. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Clean the World is a global social enterprise that has contributed to a 30 …

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Clean the World and Global Soap Join Forces

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3 Industry Leaders Join Clean the World Board of Directors

NEWS RELEASE: Clean the World announced this week that its board of directors appointed three new members. Sheryl Bonilla, Rob Candelino, and Ron Reese bring their public affairs and hygiene industry expertise to help guide the Global Hygiene Revolution. Bonilla is Vice President of Corporate Public Affairs for UPS. She focuses on health care policy and the implementation …

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Ebola Relief: Donate to Sponsor Soap Shipments to West Africa

With the spread of Ebola continuing to accelerate in West Africa, prevention focuses on avoiding contact with the virus. The Mayo Clinic says that, as with other infectious diseases, one of the most important preventive measures is frequent hand washing with soap and water. Clean the World is responding to the need for hygiene supplies …

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Clean the World Forms First B-Corp Under New Florida Law

Clean the World today formed the first benefit corporation, or “B Corp,” created under Florida’s new benefit corporation law. This law, just signed by Gov. Rick Scott and effective today, allows for a new type of company that uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. Clean the World’s social enterprise structure …

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Press Release: Las Vegas Sands helps Clean the World Celebrate Launch of New Equipment

The following press release was issued by Las Vegas Sands Corp. earlier today: Las Vegas Sands helps Clean the WorldCelebrate Launch of New EquipmentCompany also announces community effort to build 100,000 hygiene kitsfor use in Nevada and across America LAS VEGAS – June 11, 2014 – Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) and Clean the …

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Grand Opening of Clean the World’s New Hong Kong Recycling Center

Clean the World rolled out the red carpet at a new Recycling Operations Center in Hong Kong on Wednesday. This new, expanded facility is outfitted with a complete production line to turn discarded hotel soap into clean new bars. Soap from hotel partners in Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore will flow into the Hong Kong …

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BungoBox Co-Founder Tom Cannon Joins Clean the World as CMO

The following press release was issued today by Clean the World: ORLANDO, FL. — (May. 6, 2014) – After growing his moving-box rental company to 20 markets across North America in just five years, BungoBox co-founder Tom Cannon is bringing his knack for innovative marketing to Clean the World. Cannon is the new chief marketing …

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Las Vegas Sands Press Release Announces Partnership

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Announces Multimillion-Dollar Corporate Partnershipswith University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Clean the WorldCompany’s New Corporate Citizenship Program Designed to Make Global Impact,While Better Addressing Needs of Local Communities LAS VEGAS – April 3, 2014 – Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) today announced a new global corporate citizenship commitment, highlighted by …

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Providing On-Site CSR Opportunities at the Orange County Convention Center

The Orange County Convention Center recently issued this press release regarding our partnership. Clean the World is now the in-house provider for Corporate Social Responsibility events at the OCCC. Orange County Convention Center Creates In-House Corporate Social Responsibility Opportunity for Visiting Organizations ORLANDO, Fla. — (July 1, 2013) – The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) has …

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Operations Now Underway in Hong Kong and Macao

The Global Hygiene Revolution. The “global” part of that phrase can be a little challenging because the world is a pretty big place. However, at Clean the World we constantly work toward finding new partners and implementing solutions to help us combat hygiene-related illnesses around the globe. The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel That’s why we joined with …

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AH&LA Partners With Clean the World

The American Hotel & Lodging Association issued this press release regarding our partnership: AH&LA PARTNERS WITH CLEAN THE WORLD Members receive savings through soap, bottled amenities recycling Washington, February 11, 2013 – The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) has joined forces with Clean the World Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization that collects and recycles …

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Closing Argument and Supporting Superstorm Sandy Victims

One week ago the country heard the closing arguments from politicians. Now, it’s Clean the World’s turn. We need your fuel. And so do the victims of Superstorm Sandy. This is the closing argument from Clean the World CEO Shawn Seipler: Every dollar donated to Clean the World’s Rocket Hub campaign will send one hygiene kit …

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All Hands on Deck

Global Handwashing Day (GHD) was more like Global Handwashing WEEK at Clean the World. GHD was officially Monday, Oct. 15, but we held events throughout the week to recognize the importance of hand washing as a way to prevent the spread of illness. Our awesome volunteers stepped up to help both at our Orlando headquarters …

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Clean the World Breaks into Crowdfunding

Clean the World is an Orlando-based social enterprise bringing the hottest new funding mechanism to Central Florida. As entrepreneurs and businesses struggle for capital to grow, non-profit Clean the World has launched a funding campaign on RocketHub to further automate their operation and dramatically increase output of recycled soap going to families across the U.S. …

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Help Reduce Processing Time From 3 Weeks to 3 Days

Twenty-one days. With our current production line, that’s how long it takes us to recycle enough soap to fill an 18-wheeler. However, with the purchase of four new machines, we can dramatically reduce the amount of time it takes to recycle partially used soap from the hospitality industry. A $54,000 investment in equipment will allow …

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Beauty Queen Writes a Happy Ending to Story of Stolen Soap

As Miss Teen Florida International, Orlando’s Elizabeth Tran promotes a platform of helping Teens Go Green. Her efforts include an ongoing relationship with Clean the World as a volunteer, ambassador and soap-drive coordinator. Unfortunately, those good intentions were soiled last month by a dirty scoundrel who stole about 900 new bars of soap collected for …

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Community Soap Drives Deliver Success

Clean the World has experienced a surge in soap donations from schools, churches, civic organizations, and individuals interested in providing better hygiene opportunities for families in the United States and foreign countries. Marti Mosley, Clean the World’s soap drive coordinator, suggests the spike in donations may reflect a growing awareness of how easy it is …

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Sustainable Spring: North America Turns ‘Green’

Have you ever wondered what more than 1,300 hospitality partners would look like if you placed them all on one map of North America? Well, we did, and this is what we got… Update as of March 20, 2012:Clean the World partners with 1,342 hospitality properties, which represent 291,689 hotel rooms. Corporate partners include Starwood Hotels …

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Clean Hands, Clean World Campaign Launches

PeopleTowels® and Clean the World®, announce the launch of their partnership program, Clean Hands, Clean World™.  With a mission to halt the spread of preventable infectious diseases in a sustainable manner, the program distributes recycled soap and reusable hand towels to impoverished communities, saving lives while reducing waste and conserving natural resources.  To date, PeopleTowels …

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Soap and a Sandwich

Robert Samuel from Stop Hunger Now visits with Rosanna Kingston at Clean the World headquarters in Orlando, Fla. Clean the World recently shipped 10,500 lbs. of soap to Raleigh, N.C.-based Stop Hunger Now, which will be included in hygiene and food kits distributed in Kenya and throughout the 76 countries they serve worldwide. Stop Hunger Now …

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Beauty Queen Teen Helps Clean the World

Thanks to Elizabeth Tran, Miss Teen Florida International 2012, for attending our Inaugural Clean the World Gala and for volunteering to recycle soap at our Orlando facility during our “Soapy Saturday” event. We appreciate your passion and support. Thanks for helping Clean the World. Elizabeth Tran, Miss Teen Florida International 2012 Gala host Tom Sorrells and …

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“Mr. Brickhouse” Helps Clean the World

 Thomas McClary, Lionel Ritchie, and Ronald LaPreade of The Commodores. They call him “Mr. Brickhouse.” You may not immediately recall the name, but you’ll certainly recognize the music. Thomas McClary, founder of The Commodores, is bringing a rich history of music, faith and wisdom in support of Clean the World. McClary, who wrote more …

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Clean the World Offers Carbon Neutral Deliveries with UPS

Clean the World is working with UPS to ensure that all deliveries of soaps and bottled amenities from Clean the World will be recognized as “carbon neutral” and eligible to earn carbon offset credits to help protect our planet. UPS offers carbon neutral shipping to Clean the World and its participating hospitality partners. As part …

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The Soap Press Is Here!

You may soon be seeing soap bubbles in downtown Orlando, Fla. Clean the World, an Orlando-based social enterprise that collects, recycles and distributes hotel soaps and bottled amenities to stop the spread of preventable diseases, welcomed the delivery of its first soap press, which will automate the soap recycling process and produce substantially more soap for …

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10,000 PeopleTowels to Help Clean the World

In an interesting twist on International Clean Hands Week, Clean the World welcomed a new partner to join the global hygiene revolution. PeopleTowels, makers of an on-the-go alternative to paper towels, partnered with Clean the World to help fight spread of preventable disease and rid the world of unnecessary landfill waste. The Monterey, Calif.-based PeopleTowels …

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Avmor Corp., Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Help Clean the World

When an outbreak of cholera occurred in Haiti in 2010, Clean the World sprung into action by delivering 300,000 bars of soap in less than three months. As the disease spread throughout Haiti, Clean the World turned to additional hygiene partners to help prevent future illness and death. The Avmor Corporation, one of Canada’s leading …

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Compassion Bubbles Up at Capital Hotel

Cora Duncan, executive housekeeper at Capital Hotel in Little Rock, Ark., shares the success story of her involvement with Clean the World. If you’ve ever wondered about the impact of your participation in the Clean the World hospitality partnership program, just watch this video. Witness the power of domestic distribution to homeless shelters and missions …

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Clean the World Foundation Adds Three to Board of Directors

SUMMARY: Mark Rucker of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, Bob Scaglione of Sharp Electronics Corp., and Central Florida cosmetic dentist Dr. Paul J. Skomsky elected to add expertise and leadership to the Orlando-based social enterprise that is recycling soap and saving lives Clean the World Foundation, the largest global distributor of recycled hotel soaps and …

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Renaissance Era: 1,000 Hospitality Partners and Counting…

Clean the World recently passed a major milestone in its growth within the hospitality industry. During a flurry of activity in May, Clean the World topped the 1,000 mark for hospitality partners throughout North America. The Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel, a Concord Hospitality property, has been “officially” identified as our 1,000th hospitality partner. “With …

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Harvest Time distributes bottled amenities for Clean the World

Central Florida is proving to be quite a generous location for Clean the World and a growing list of non-profit organizations and philanthropic partners. Harvest Time International, which is based in Sanford, Fla., has stepped up to help Clean the World distribute bottled amenities to people in need as part of its organizational mission of …

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Gilchrist & Soames: Soap sale for Clean the World

Gilchrist & Soames, a leading provider of luxury hotel amenities, is planning something special for Earth Day, and it will help Clean the World. The international provider of luxury amenities – soaps, shampoos, conditioners, and body lotions – to four-and five-star hotels throughout the world is taking a step beyond the hotel walls to help …

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Going ‘green’ in the Bluegrass State

Kentucky now has a representative hotel partner in the Clean the World recycling program, and the leadership at Hampton Inn Owensboro couldn’t be happier. Hampton Inn Owensboro, owned by The Malcolm Bryant Corporation, helped take a leap forward with its environmental sustainability initiatives by becoming Clean the World’s first hotel partner in Kentucky. The soaps …

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Put Up Your Dukes

Clean the World welcomes James Madison University volunteers Clean the World welcomed 19 students from James Madison University to our Orlando recycling operations center today to help recycle soaps and learn about the importance of personal hygiene and how hand washing with soap can stop the spread of preventable diseases. The students represent roughly 25% …

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Clean the World hits Jackpot with Ameristar Casinos, Inc.

Adding to our growing portfolio of impressive hotel properties, Clean the World proudly welcomes Las Vegas-based Ameristar Casinos, Inc. to our hospitality partnership program. Ameristar’s eight properties in seven distinct markets have joined Clean the World to recycle guest room soaps and bottled amenities and raise the company’s profile for corporate social responsibility (CSR) and …

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Clean the World Spain launches in Canary Islands

As we broaden the reach of our global “hygiene revolution,” Clean the World recycling operations centers will be established in strategic areas around the world.
Well, we’ve just put a flag in the ground on the Canary Islands.Clean the World Spain has been established in the Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the northwest coast of …

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Giving thanks for recycling soap, delivering hope

Our mission at Clean the World is simple, but profound. We are leading a “hygiene revolution” to stop the spread of preventable diseases by providing life-saving soap. But we couldn’t accomplish any of this without your help, and for that, we are forever grateful. As many U.S. citizens celebrate Thanksgiving Day and people around the …

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Oh, What a Knight!

You don’t have to be a college football fan to enjoy this story, but we are, so that makes it even better. Paul Till & Shawn Seipler of Clean the World Clean the World was honored in Orlando as “Holler-Classic Heroes” during the Oct. 6 Conference USA clash between the University of Central Florida Knights …

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Explosive Growth & Celebration at Clean the World

July proved to be an explosive month for Clean the World.  We welcomed new partner properties at a record breaking pace, expanded our operations throughout North America, and on-boarded many noteworthy properties, including a rather exclusive property in south Florida.  Clean the World added 56 properties as recycling partners in the month of July alone. …

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Please Remember the People of Haiti by William Lowry

Six months after the devastating earthquake that ravaged the poorest country in the western hemisphere, Progress is slow. Before the earthquake struck, it was a challenge everyday for most Haitians to find work, find food, find medical attention, and find hope. Those everyday challenges have only been multiplied greatly since that catastrophic day. Nearly all …

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PRESS RELEASE: Gilchrist & Soames, Clean the World Enter Exclusive Partnership

Indianapolis, IN – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Gilchrist & Soames today announced a three-year exclusive partnership with Orlando, Florida-based Clean the World, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to saving lives and preserving the environment through an innovative hotel amenities recycling program.  “We have been in talks with Clean the World for quite a …

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Changing History in a City that Changed History

Clean the World has finally landed in the City of Brotherly Love.  The Sheraton Philadelphia University City (http://www.philadelphiasheraton.com/) has recently joined our life saving soap and amenity recycling program.  As an organization one of our goals is to change the course of history, so it is only fitting to find such a wonderful partner in …

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ALERT: Gilchrist & Soames Joins Clean The World In Haiti Relief Effort

Indianapolis-based luxury amenity supplier to send over 22,000 pounds of personal care products to stricken nation INDIANAPOLIS (January 26, 2010) – Gilchrist & Soames today announced that it is teaming up with Clean The World Foundation to facilitate the delivery of over 22,000 pounds of personal care products to victims of the devastating earthquake in …

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ALERT: Rob Phillips Coordinates Emergency Flight and Care for Baby Michaelson

Over the past week, Rob Phillips, Relationship Coordinator, has been coordinating all flights for Clean the World in partnership with Corporate Aviators Responding in Emergencies (CARE). He works very closely with the pilots, passengers and other CARE personnel to ensure doctors, first responders, medicine and hygiene products are being flown into Haiti. Additionally, he works …

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