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Apr 02, 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,...

Mar 20, 2012, 09:00 ET
Jackson Safety G60 Level 2 Polyurethane Coated Cut Glove and G60 Level 5 Cut Resistant Sleeve.(PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional)

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...

Feb 22, 2012, 08:30 ET
Infographic: Hidden Threat of Shop Towels.  (PRNewsFoto/Gradient)

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...

Feb 16, 2012, 09:00 ET
The Healthy Workplace Project*.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional*)

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...

Jan 23, 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...

Nov 17, 2011, 10:45 ET

Smudges on Your Smartphone? New Portable Cleaning Wipes Make Fingerprints Disappear

With the holiday season upon us, touchscreen devices will once again be on many wish lists.  As more people buy smartphones, iPads, Kindles,...

Nov 03, 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...

Oct 26, 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...

Oct 25, 2011, 09:36 ET
The Healthy Workplace Project*.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional*)

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...

Oct 12, 2011, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional* Loyalty Program To Benefit Breast Cancer Awareness During Month of October

Kimberly-Clark Professional* today announced a dedication to breast cancer awareness through KIMTECH* Brand Winning World during the month of...

Oct 11, 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...

Oct 06, 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...

Oct 05, 2011, 09:58 ET
The Healthy Workplace Project* Desk Caddy.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional*)

Just in Time for Flu Season, Kimberly-Clark Professional* Launches The Healthy Workplace Project* Desk Caddy

Just as the traditional Fall start to the flu season is set to begin, Kimberly-Clark Professional* announces the introduction of The Healthy...

Oct 04, 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,...

Jul 27, 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...

Jun 29, 2011, 09:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional* Launches The Healthy Workplace Project* Award at BOMA 2011

Kimberly-Clark Professional* today announced a new awards program designed to recognize and reward companies that have made a comprehensive...

May 04, 2011, 09:00 ET
Kimberly-Clark Corporation logo. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Corporation)

Kimberly-Clark Professional* Expands North American Cleaning & Hygiene Organization with New Leadership, Additional Sales Professionals and Enhanced Programs

Kimberly-Clark Professional* today announced a significant increase in commitment to its core business by further strengthening its Cleaning &...

Nov 10, 2010, 11:27 ET
Jumbo Roll Toilet Paper turns 25.  Since 1985, nearly 2 billion pounds of toilet paper have been used throughout North America in airports, restaurants, stadiums and other locations away from home. Andy Clement, tissue business director for Kimberly-Clark Professional, commemorates the event by slicing a jumbo-sized cake shaped like rolls of toilet paper at the ISSA/Interclean trade show in Orlando, Fla.  The cake was then shared with hundreds of company customers.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional, Bob Goldberg)

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...

Nov 09, 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...

Oct 12, 2010, 10:45 ET

Tips for Fall Cleanup

Fall is the time to get your house in order, both inside and out. It's also a good time to clean your car and get it ready for winter. Here are...