News from georgia-pacific professional A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 15, 2015, 10:33 ET
Georgia-Pacific Professional and CloudClean(TM) offer a unique hygiene compliance solution designed to help improve hand washing participation rates of food workers in the food service, food preparation and food processing industries.

Georgia-Pacific Professional and CloudClean™ Collaborate To Improve Hand Hygiene in the Foodservice, Food Processing Industries

Georgia-Pacific Professional and CloudClean™ LLC have entered into a strategic alliance to offer a unique hygiene compliance solution...

Nov 13, 2014, 11:37 ET
Georgia-Pacific logo.

Georgia-Pacific Professional Refreshes GP HealthSmart® Website To Promote Good Health, Help Fight Germs

 It's cold and flu season, and Georgia-Pacific Professional has refreshed its GP HealthSmart® website to help businesses and their...

Sep 30, 2014, 11:00 ET
Georgia-Pacific Professional (PRNewsFoto/Georgia-Pacific Professional)

Georgia-Pacific Professional Brings Its Success in Medical Solutions to the Dental Community

 Georgia-Pacific Professional is a leading provider of hygienic dispensing systems, towels and tissue for a wide range of away from home...

Oct 29, 2013, 10:48 ET
Penelope Graben, winner of this year's Brawny Industrial(R) brand Great American Worker Contest, is a veterinary technician from Fort Walton Beach, Fla. She was selected from among 10 finalists and is the winner of the grand prize, a new Ford(R) F-150.  (PRNewsFoto/Georgia-Pacific Professional)

Penelope G. is the Great American Worker of 2013!

 Great American workers often use their hard work as a springboard to new adventures and opportunities. Such is the case with Penelope...

Oct 15, 2013, 10:10 ET
Georgia-Pacific logo. (PRNewsFoto/Georgia-Pacific Corp.)

Georgia-Pacific Professional Supports Global Handwashing Day With New Video On Hand Hygiene

 Georgia-Pacific Professional is lending its support for this year's Global Handwashing Day, on Oct. 15, 2013, with the release of a new...

Feb 21, 2013, 10:48 ET
Georgia-Pacific logo. (PRNewsFoto/Georgia-Pacific Corp.)

Proper Hand Washing, Drying Helps Combat Spread Of New Norovirus Strain

 With the current global outbreak of the Sydney strain of norovirus,i hand washing hygiene has never been more important. This highly...

Oct 29, 2012, 10:00 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional Honors One of the Nation's Best Workers Through Brawny Industrial® Brand Great American Worker Contest

 The search is over! Georgia-Pacific Professional, a leading manufacturer of shop towels, industrial wipers and other away-from-home products,...

Sep 17, 2012, 10:38 ET

Infographic Tells Story Of U.S. Hand Hygiene Practices

 Many people may be surprised that 80 percent of all infectious diseases are transmitted by touch.[1] Implications of sicknesses like the...

Jun 19, 2012, 10:00 ET

The Andy & Knuckles Show Offers Comedy by the Handful

 Say hello to Andy and Knuckles, the stars of 'The Andy & Knuckles Show,' a situational comedy sponsored by Georgia-Pacific...

Apr 10, 2012, 09:00 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional's enMotion® Brand Celebrates 10 Years of Hand Hygiene Innovation

For a decade, Georgia-Pacific Professional's enMotion® dispensers have helped transform the world of touchless dispensing technology and...

Mar 20, 2012, 09:00 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional Seeks Champions of the American Workforce

 Are you a worker that stands out in your workplace or community? Do you stay until the job gets done correctly, lead others, and just plain...

Sep 20, 2011, 10:00 ET

CDC Foundation, Georgia-Pacific Professional Debut Handwashing Exhibition at David J. Sencer CDC Museum

In honor of Museum Day, an annual event hosted by Smithsonian Media, the David J. Sencer CDC Museum in Atlanta opens its doors on a Saturday once...

Jul 12, 2011, 10:00 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional, CDC Foundation Select Artists for Upcoming Handwashing Exhibition

Georgia-Pacific Professional, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's David J. Sencer Museum and the CDC Foundation,...

Feb 24, 2011, 11:00 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional Supports CDC in Showcasing History and Health Benefits of Handwashing

A gift from Georgia-Pacific Professional will help the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) highlight the health benefits of proper...

Aug 25, 2010, 08:00 ET

Spread Wellness - Georgia-Pacific Professional Announces Hygiene Campaign

In today's climate of flu and communicable disease scares, hygiene and wellness education is more imperative than ever. According to a 2009 study...

Feb 10, 2010, 08:00 ET

Paper Towels: Reduce Bacteria and Preferred By Users

An overwhelming majority of people (79 percent) prefer touchless towel dispensers to air dryers(1) according to the "Washroom Product Study,"...

Jan 12, 2010, 08:00 ET

New 'Art of Washing Hands' Web Site Provides Wellness Education for Students

Georgia-Pacific Professional is proud to announce the debut of its "Art of Washing Hands" ( Web site, an online portal...

Oct 27, 2009, 07:00 ET

DIXIE(R) SmartStock(R) Cutlery Dispensers Offer Customers Hygienic Alternative When Dining Away From Home

Flu season is in full swing, and high-traffic establishments such as foodservice facilities must take preventive measures to ensure a hygienic...

Sep 22, 2009, 15:14 ET

Georgia-Pacific Professional Promotes Good Hand Hygiene in Honor of National Clean Hands Week

ATLANTA, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Clean Hands Week, Sept. 20 through 26, Georgia-Pacific Professional is making a poster...

May 11, 2009, 09:00 ET

Food and Drinks Love Dixie(R) Products

Georgia-Pacific Professional Food Services Solutions Launches 'Food & Drinks on Dixie' Brand Campaign Featuring Unique Characters How would a...