News from gojo industries, inc 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.

Jan 12, 2016, 10:10 ET
Wakefield Research survey shows workers often go to work sick. Reports indicate more than 80 percent of illnesses are transmitted by the hands, a key to how illness-causing germs can spread quickly in an office. For more surprising facts about how Americans handle illness during cold and flu season, view our infographic, Germ Alert: Your Co-Worker Might Not Call In Sick.

Survey Shows Workers Often Go to Work Sick

 For most of the country, the winter months often bring colder temperatures, snow, indoor activities and an increase in the spread of...

Dec 08, 2015, 13:30 ET
GOJO shares its 2020 Sustainable Value Strategies and Goals. These goals, which focus on delivering innovation in products and the ways the company works and creating Sustainable Value for all GOJO stakeholders, demonstrate the company's commitment to leading the industry in sustainable practices and solutions.

GOJO Announces Its 2020 Sustainability Goals At BizNGO

 GOJO, a global leader in hand hygiene and healthy skin and the maker of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, today announced its 2020...

Oct 26, 2015, 13:00 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Reveals New Intelligent Hand Hygiene Innovation at ISSA/INTERCLEAN

 The ISSA/Interclean North America trade show was held October 20-23 in Las Vegas, Nev.  GOJO Industries, the inventor of PURELL®...

Oct 22, 2015, 14:10 ET
GOJO Industries

Two GOJO Employees Honored As Summit of Sustainability Changemakers

 GOJO, a global leader in hand hygiene and healthy skin, announced today that two of the company's team members received the first-ever...

Jul 14, 2015, 09:30 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Supports Early-Career Vocational Education Through Relationship with SkillsUSA

 GOJO Industries, the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions, strengthened its support for career-vocational...

Jun 18, 2015, 14:00 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Shares Hand Hygiene Products, Technology And Innovation At 42nd Annual APIC Conference

 GOJO Industries, the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions, will share its latest hand hygiene products...

Jun 16, 2015, 14:00 ET
GOJO(R) SMARTLINK(TM) Observation (OBV) System, a mobile application that connects to GOJO SMARTLINK web-based software and allows for the electronic collection and collation of hand hygiene and PPE compliance metrics.

GOJO Launches The GOJO® SMARTLINK™ Observation System

 GOJO Industries, the inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, announced today that it has launched its GOJO® SMARTLINK™...

Jun 10, 2015, 08:00 ET
GOJO Industries

Improving Healthcare Hand Hygiene Compliance Focus Of APIC Symposium By GOJO

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is holding its 42nd Annual Conference June 27th – 29th in...

Jun 02, 2015, 06:10 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Among Leaders At The White House Forum On Antibiotic Stewardship

GOJO, inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, today pledged its commitment to antibiotic stewardship at the White House Forum. ...

May 29, 2015, 00:01 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Expands Its Footprint Into Wooster, Ohio

 GOJO, inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, announced today that it has agreed to lease 1.3 million square feet of space in...

May 20, 2015, 11:30 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Recognized By Practice Greenhealth As A Healthcare Champion For Change

 GOJO, inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, was recognized by Practice Greenhealth, the nation's leading healthcare community...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:32 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Supports World Health Organization's SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands Annual Global Campaign

The World Health Organization (WHO) annually marks May 5th with its SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign. GOJO Industries, a leader in hand...

Mar 10, 2015, 09:00 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Joins the National Patient Safety Foundation in Raising Importance of Patient Safety Awareness Week

United in Safety is the theme of Patient Safety Awareness Week, led by the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), March 8 – March 14,...

Mar 05, 2015, 15:00 ET
People Reveal Their "Germy" Secrets This Cold and Flu Season - A recent study GOJO commissioned with Wakefield Research surveyed 1,000 people throughout the U.S. and asked a variety of questions about this cold and flu season. Check out this infographic which provides all the fun, and maybe some icky, details.

New Survey Reveals America's "Germy" Little Secrets From This Year's Cold and Flu Season

 With rising concerns about communicable diseases and worries about families and loved ones catching the flu, practicing consistent and...

Dec 22, 2014, 15:00 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Releases Annual Sustainability Report:

 Today, GOJO, the global leader in hand hygiene and healthy skin, announced the publication of its Annual Sustainability Report. The new report...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:53 ET
The PURELL ES Everywhere System makes hand hygiene accessible. It is designed to fit your world, your health and well-being needs and your way of life.

GOJO Introduces The PURELL ES™ Everywhere System at This Year's ISSA/Interclean

 GOJO, the inventor of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer and the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions...

Oct 20, 2014, 13:37 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Supports International Infection Prevention Week

 GOJO, inventors of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, is proud to support International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) hosted by the...

Oct 15, 2014, 09:37 ET
GOJO Industries

GOJO Shares Its Message Of Sustainable Ways Of Working At Flourish & Prosper: The Third Global Forum For Business As An Agent Of World Benefit

The Fowler Center for Sustainable Value at the Weatherhead School of Management will host Flourish & Prosper: The Third Global Forum for...

Sep 18, 2014, 11:30 ET
GOJO Industries (PRNewsFoto/GOJO Industries)

Preventive Measures are Key to Decreasing the Spread of Illness During Flu Season

 Experts at the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Influenza/Pneumococcal news conference today encouraged preventive measures...

Aug 19, 2014, 10:44 ET
Learn more about the PURELL University Shake Your Way to $5K promotion (PRNewsFoto/GOJO Industries, Inc.)

PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer Asks College Students To Show Off Their Best, Creative Handshake Through PURELL® University's "Shake Your Way to $5K" Promotion

 GOJO Industries, Inc., the makers of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, is asking college students to show off their best handshake through...