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Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Orbital Debris Education and Research Center to Host Inaugural Workshop

The Center for Orbital Debris Education and Research (CODER) announced today that registration is open its inaugural workshop aimed to drive...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:04 ET
The release of Scott Natural's Tube-Free bath tissue has a major potential to eliminate a portion of the 17 billion toilet paper tubes thrown away each year, which is enough to fill the Empire State Building twice. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark)

Scott Naturals® Tube-Free Bath Tissue Now Available Nationally

 In an effort to help consumers take small steps to make a big impact on the environment, Kimberly-Clark's SCOTT® Brand unveiled a replica...

Aug 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Comedienne And Talk Show Host Sheryl Underwood Teams Up With Depend Brand To Raise Underwareness

As a popular talk show host and comedienne, Sheryl Underwood is no stranger to real talk. Now, she's partnered with Kimberly-Clark's Depend brand...

Aug 15, 2014, 14:15 ET
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Kimberly-Clark to Webcast Presentation and Q&A at Barclays Back-To-School Consumer Conference

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) will webcast its participation in the 2014 Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference from 8:45 a.m....

Aug 14, 2014, 13:57 ET
Sotiris "Ted" Planzos has joined Clark Hill's Washington, DC office as a Member in the firm's Litigation Practice Group. (PRNewsFoto/Clark Hill PLC)

Prominent White-Collar Litigator Ted Planzos Joins Clark Hill's Washington DC Office

Nationally recognized white-collar defense attorney Sotiris "Ted" Planzos has joined Clark Hill's growing Washington, DC office as a Member in the...

Aug 14, 2014, 09:07 ET

GoodNites* TRU-FIT* - A Bedwetting Solution Providing a Worry Free Night

Bedwetting is a condition that is more common than people think. In fact, nearly one-in-six children ages 4 - 12 in the United States wet the bed...

Aug 13, 2014, 17:30 ET
Kimtech WetTask Dual Performance Wipers give you extra scrubbing power while you disinfect. Their purple, textured side removes tough, dried-on substances, leaving surfaces looking and feeling cleaner. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Corporation)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Introduces New Wiping Solutions Specially Designed to Address Healthcare Needs

Kimberly-Clark Professional today announced the introduction of a new wiping solution that improves the effectiveness of cleaning and disinfecting...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:32 ET

UMD Advanced Transportation Technologies Day Just Two Weeks Away

 On Thursday, Aug. 28, the University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering will host its first-ever Advanced Transportation...

Aug 07, 2014, 09:35 ET

Let's Talk About Bladder Leakage: Depend Brand Builds Underwareness To Help Bring Issue Out Of Hiding And Into Plain View

One in four Americans* experience bladder leakage. And surprisingly, nearly half are under the age of 50. So no one has to go it alone, Depend...

Aug 05, 2014, 17:35 ET
Kimberly-Clark Professional offers a full line of application-driven wiping solutions that address the unique needs of the aviation industry, helping create measurable improvements in safety, quality, productivity and cost. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Corporation)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Wiping and Application Solutions Solve Aviation Surface Preparation, Cleaning and Paint Challenges

 Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today that its line of application-driven aviation solutions are qualified and listed on Aerospace...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Corporation And Greenpeace Mark Fifth Anniversary Of Collaboration To Protect Forests

Today marks the fifth anniversary of a milestone agreement between Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) and Greenpeace, which established a...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Maryland Opens Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site in Southern Maryland

The University of Maryland (UMD) A. James Clark School of Engineering today announced the launch of a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Test Site...

Aug 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The board of directors of Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.84 per share. The dividend is...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Corporation Releases 11th Annual Sustainability Report

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) has published its annual report on sustainability, a comprehensive overview of the Company's progress...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics, Biological Systems

Researchers often use microelectronic devices embedded with biological components to interrogate biology, but such devices can do much more –...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

UMD to Launch Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science and Engineering This Fall

The University of Maryland (UMD) Fischell Department of Bioengineering and UMD's Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI)...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Scott® Brand Celebrates New 'Pic to Win' Sweepstakes with NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger

Everyone knows a good pit crew is essential to a race car's success and the same is true of your own personal pit stop, the bathroom. Even if your...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Live Twitter Chat: Kimberly-Clark Marks Fifth Anniversary Of Forest Conservation Engagement With Greenpeace

WHAT: Five years ago, Kimberly-Clark and Greenpeace established a framework for collaboration to work positively toward long-term...

Jul 22, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

 Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today reported second quarter 2014 results and narrowed its guidance for full-year 2014 adjusted...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET
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SCOTT Brand Sponsors Upcoming 'Get Geared Up 200' Race in 2014 ARCA Racing Series

 Officials from Kimberly-Clark Professional, Track Enterprises and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) announced today that...