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Oct 05, 2010, 10:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Joins Hands With Property Managers to Create Healthy Workplace Project

Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched the Healthy Workplace Project, a comprehensive approach to hand hygiene aimed at reducing workplace...

Sep 23, 2010, 13:00 ET
More than 150 Kimberly-Clark Professional Green Patrol volunteers fanned out along the North Boulder beach and surrounding desert area at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area on September 22nd  to clean up and beautify a one square mile area at America's first national recreation area.  In addition to the volunteer cleanup effort, another 130 Kimberly-Clark Professional employees assembled bicycles in Lake Las Vegas to donate to at-risk youth in Henderson through Boys & Girls Clubs of America. To further support both efforts, Kimberly-Clark Professional will donate $5,000 to the National Park Service for reforestation and other environmental projects and $5,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of America.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Green Patrol Cleans Up Lake Mead (Nev.) National Recreation Area, Builds Bicycles for At-Risk Youth in Henderson

More than 145 Kimberly-Clark Professional Green Patrol volunteers fanned out along the North Boulder beach and surrounding desert area at the Lake...

Aug 17, 2010, 10:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Invests in San Antonio Skin Care Plant to Meet Increasing Global Demand for Hand Hygiene Products

Kimberly-Clark Professional has undertaken a series of improvements and investments in its San Antonio, Texas, facility to meet the growing global...

Aug 11, 2010, 10:00 ET

U.S. Workers Risking Injury by Not Wearing Required Safety Equipment

Nearly all of the safety professionals in a survey released today said that workers in their organizations had at some point failed to wear the...

Jul 12, 2010, 15:38 ET
Kimberly-Clark Professional's KIMTECH* One-Step Germicidal Wipe.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional)

Kimberly-Clark Professional Launches KIMTECH* One-Step Germicidal Wipe to Kill Organisms That Cause HAIs

Kimberly-Clark Professional announced today the North American launch of KIMTECH* One-Step Germicidal Wipe at the 37th Annual Educational...

May 21, 2010, 13:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Celebrates More Than 25 Years in Corinth, Mississippi, With $42,000 Sponsorship of Corinth High School's 'Green Way' Project

To commemorate more than 25 years in Corinth, Miss., Kimberly-Clark Mill Manager R. Martin Massey presented a $42,000 check to the Corinth High...

May 04, 2010, 11:05 ET

What Do Office Workers Want?

What stuff are office workers' dreams made of?  A promotion to the executive suite?  A window office?  A hefty expense account?...

Apr 16, 2010, 11:30 ET

Look Out for the Green Patrol at Proctor Creek Cleanup, Saturday, April 17th 9:00 am - 12 noon, Atlanta

WHO/WHAT: To support environmental projects across the country, Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched the Green Patrol, a program that will...

Apr 16, 2010, 11:00 ET

Look Out for the Green Patrol at Clean Air Council 5K Run, Saturday, April 17th 9:00 am - 10:00 am, Philadelphia

WHO/WHAT: To support environmental projects across the country, Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched the Green Patrol, a program that will...

Apr 14, 2010, 10:30 ET

Look Out For The Green Patrol!

To support environmental projects across the country, Kimberly-Clark Professional has launched the Green Patrol, a program that will bring...

Feb 16, 2010, 11:00 ET

Survey Finds Greenbuild Attendees Believe Recycling is Only Part of the Solution

What is the best way to achieve environmental sustainability?  It isn't simply to recycle or to use recycled products, according to a survey...

Oct 20, 2009, 10:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates Supplies to Assist Atlanta in Flood Cleanup Efforts

Kimberly-Clark Professional is donating thousands of health and hygiene products to the Atlanta Community Tool Bank to help local nonprofits...

Oct 19, 2009, 10:30 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Announces 'Clean Hands Campaign' and 'Flu Fighters Contest' To Help Protect Office Workers From Flu

A flu outbreak in the office can have a major impact on business operations, sidelining workers and derailing projects. The office can also...

Oct 12, 2009, 10:30 ET
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Contact Iris Raylesberg for hi-resolution image. Kimberly-Clark Professional recently became the first away-from-home tissue products provider in North America to receive Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain-of-custody certification for a broad range of tissue and towel products. These FSC-certified products are now available for purchase and the FSC label will begin appearing on product packaging this month. Customers purchasing FSC-certified products from Kimberly-Clark Professional also receive proof of chain-of-custody certification in their invoices. FSC certification guarantees the products contain a combination of fibers from FSC-certified forests, post-consumer recycled material and/or other controlled sources. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional)[AL]
 ROSWELL, GA UNITED STATES
 10/12/2009

FSC Label Now Featured on Broad Range of Kimberly-Clark Professional Tissue and Towel Products

Kimberly-Clark Professional recently became the first away-from-home tissue products provider in North America to receive Forest Stewardship...

Oct 09, 2009, 12:14 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Establishes Award for Customers and Distributors for Purchase of KCP FSC-Certified Products

Kimberly-Clark Professional will make a $20,000 donation to support sustainable forest management in Canada's Boreal Forest in honor of the...

Oct 07, 2009, 11:00 ET
A F KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL REDUCE TODAY, RESPECT TOMORROW KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL REDUCE TODAY, RESPECT TOMORROW

As businesses and consumers look for ways to protect the environment, it's always good to think about recycling. But it's also important to think about reducing what we use in the first place. That's the strategy behind the environmentally focused, global communications campaign being launched today by Kimberly-Clark Professional. The campaign - called Reduce Today, Respect Tomorrow - takes a bigger-picture approach to environmental sustainability and is the first truly global communications campaign developed by Kimberly-Clark Professional. (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional)[TK]
 ROSWELL, GA UNITED STATES
 10/06/2009

Kimberly-Clark Professional Launches Global Environmental Sustainability Campaign

As businesses and consumers look for ways to protect the environment, it's always good to think about recycling. But it's also important to...

Aug 13, 2009, 11:09 ET
Kimberly-Clark Professional has received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain-of-custody certification for a broad range of tissue and towel products, making it the first away-from-home tissue products provider in North America to receive this distinction. Pictured above are (from left to right): Richard Thorne, vice president of Kimberly-Clark Professional North America, and Corey Brinkema, President, FSC-US. The certification applies to a variety of Kleenex and Scott brand bath tissue, facial tissue and paper towel offerings for the away-from-home market.

Kimberly-Clark Professional Announces Industry First: FSC Certification for Its North American Tissue and Towel Products

Kimberly-Clark Professional has received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain-of-custody certification for a broad range of tissue and towel...

Jun 17, 2009, 13:05 ET

Research from Dr. Charles Gerba Finds Average Toilet Paper & Towel Dispensers Have More Bacteria Than Average Toilet Seat

Kimberly-Clark Professional Launches Exclusive Product Solution With Microban Antimicrobial Protection to Address Concerns About Exposure to...

Mar 30, 2009, 11:00 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional Donates Supplies to Assist Fargo, ND, in Red River Flood Cleanup Efforts

Kimberly-Clark Professional is donating thousands of health and hygiene products to help businesses and residents in Fargo, ND, clean up from the...

Nov 24, 2008, 11:02 ET

'Dirty Grills Gone Wild' Contest to Give One Sloppy Barbequer a New Lease on Grilling

Grill, baby, grill. And if your efforts result in a greasy, mucky mess, the "Dirty Grills Gone Wild" contest sponsored by Kimberly-Clark...