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01 Oct, 2012, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Offers Product Solutions To Protect Against Risks Faced by Oil and Gas Industry Workers

To protect against the many hazards faced by workers in the oil and gas field as well as to provide the tools they need to work productively,...


24 Sep, 2012, 09:00 ET U.S. Workers Risk Eye Injuries by Not Wearing Required Protection

 On-the-job eye injuries can have devastating consequences, such as chemical burns or blindness. Despite these potential hazards, 85 percent...


20 Aug, 2012, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Introduces Jackson Safety Brand Realtree Camouflage Welding Helmet

For the welder who is also an outdoorsman, Kimberly-Clark Professional introduces an ultra-lightweight helmet with a camouflage design from...


14 Aug, 2012, 09:00 ET For Outdoor Workers, Kimberly-Clark Professional Introduces Jackson Safety Nemesis Polarized Eyewear with Extended Protection Lens

This summer, when protection against the sun is more important than ever, Kimberly-Clark Professional introduces new and improved Jackson Safety...


07 Aug, 2012, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Introduces Automatic Door Handle Disinfector To Protect Against Germs Left Behind by Others

Good hand hygiene habits are one of the most important ways to prevent illness. But even if you wash up after using the restroom you could be...


18 Apr, 2012, 13:45 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional* and TerraCycle Expand Industry's First Cleanroom and Laboratory Garment Recycling Initiative to Include Pilot Program for Gloves

Kimberly-Clark Professional*, a global leader in contamination control solutions for cleanrooms and laboratories, and TerraCycle, a leading...


02 Apr, 2012, 09:00 ET Next-Generation MOD* Dispensing System from Kimberly-Clark Professional* Delivers High-Capacity, Hands-Free Hygiene Benefits in Sleek, Modern Design

No two facilities are exactly alike, so why should their washrooms be the same? To meet the diverse needs of office buildings, schools,...


20 Mar, 2012, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional* Introduces New Jackson Safety* G60 Cut Resistant Gloves and Sleeves

For work environments that pose a risk of cuts and abrasions, Kimberly-Clark Professional* has launched two new products that offer protection as...


22 Feb, 2012, 08:30 ET Most Manufacturing Workers Want to Ban Shop Towels That Retain Toxic Heavy Metals After Laundering

In a survey released today by Kimberly-Clark Professional, nearly four in five manufacturing workers agreed that shop towels should be banned if...


16 Feb, 2012, 09:00 ET Distinguished Health and Wellness Experts Partner With Kimberly-Clark Professional* to Recognize and Reward Healthy Workplaces Nationwide

Kimberly-Clark Professional* has partnered with five leading health and wellness experts to judge entries to The Healthy Workplace Project* Award...


23 Jan, 2012, 09:00 ET Marriott Selects Kimberly-Clark Professional for Environmental Sustainability Award

Kimberly-Clark Professional has received the 2011 Sustainability Award from Marriott International and is the first product supplier to...


03 Nov, 2011, 11:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates $10,000 to The Nature Conservancy in Support of FSC® Certified Product Sales by xpedx, Harrisburg, Pa.

  Kimberly-Clark Professional is making a $10,000 donation to The Nature Conservancy to support sustainable forest management in...


26 Oct, 2011, 10:15 ET New Addition to the First Aid Scene: Brightly Colored Sport Wrap Designed for Children and Teens

A new product may help take the sting out of sports-related injuries by making the healing process a lot more colorful. SAFESKIN* Kids Sport Wrap...


25 Oct, 2011, 09:36 ET Testing Reveals High Contamination Levels of Everyday Objects in Major U.S. Cities; Gas Pump and Mailbox Handles are Among the Dirtiest

Just in time for cold and flu season, new testing in six major U.S. cities reveals that gas pump and mailbox handles may be among the dirtiest...


11 Oct, 2011, 10:15 ET Dirty Little Secrets Survey Uncovers Messy Moments in Motherhood

Life is challenging enough for moms-on-the-go. But when confronted with spills, soils and other messes, many moms have been forced to resort to...


06 Oct, 2011, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional* Partners With TerraCycle to Help Customers Recycle Cleanroom Garments

Kimberly-Clark Professional*, a global leader in contamination control solutions for laboratories and cleanrooms, and TerraCycle, a leading...


04 Oct, 2011, 09:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Advances Sustainability Through Responsible Fiber Use

Kimberly-Clark Professional today announced a major step forward in the company's sustainability efforts through the expanded independent,...


27 Jul, 2011, 11:45 ET Workers Jeopardize Their Health and Safety by Failing to Wear Required Safety Equipment

In a survey released today by Kimberly-Clark Professional, 89 percent of safety professionals said they had observed workers not wearing safety...


10 Nov, 2010, 11:27 ET Silver Anniversary for Porcelain Partner

Innovations in the toilet paper arena may not change the world, but they can certainly help people out in times of need. To view the multimedia...


09 Nov, 2010, 11:00 ET The Jumbo Roll of Toilet Paper Turns 25!

WHO/WHAT:  The Jumbo Roll Tissue (JRT) dispenser has forever changed the public restroom experience. On Wednesday, November 10th, at 10:30...