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16 Aug, 2004, 01:00 ET Teens Blast School Restroom Conditions

ROSWELL, Ga., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- As many as 7.8 million secondary school students across the country avoid using the student restrooms...


11 Aug, 2004, 01:00 ET Conservation Concerns Influence Many Public Restroom Visitors

ROSWELL, Ga., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- When purchasing products for a public restroom corporations and employers may not focus on the...


26 Apr, 2004, 01:00 ET In Public Restrooms Many Take Maintenance Into Their Own Hands; Survey Looks at Personal Cleaning Methods in Private Places

ROSWELL, Ga., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Janitors of America take note. Despite your best efforts, most people who use public bathrooms are...


25 Feb, 2004, 00:00 ET Local Ad Agencies Remake Each Other's Restrooms; Two Teams Tackle the Task of Turning Standard Restrooms Into Potties with Personality

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- To demonstrate the importance of the restroom to office workers, Kimberly-Clark Professional made an offer...


12 Feb, 2004, 00:00 ET Viva La Toilette! Kimberly-Clark Professional Makes T.P. Donation to Caterer's Commended Commode

ROSWELL, Ga., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional has donated a year's supply of KLEENEX(R) COTTONELLE(R) Toilet Tissue to...


19 Jan, 2004, 00:00 ET Cold and Flu Prevention Tips For Winter Months; A Few Simple Steps Can Help Keep Germs at Bay

ROSWELL, Ga., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In a recent survey, the flu and common cold ranked highest on a list of germ concerns for 2004. The...


05 Jan, 2004, 00:00 ET What is the Top Germ Concern for 2004? The Flu, According to Survey

ROSWELL, Ga., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the recent news about flu outbreaks across the country it should come as no surprise that the flu...


22 Dec, 2003, 00:00 ET Flu Fears Top Germ Concerns for 2004

ROSWELL, Ga., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the recent media attention it should come as no surprise that the top health issue for the New...


15 Oct, 2003, 01:00 ET Restroom Revolt Over Rough Stuff?

ROSWELL, Ga., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- When people leave a public restroom in a hurry are they simply in a rush or could it be a brush with the...


15 Oct, 2003, 01:00 ET As Thousands of Cleaning Professionals Arrive in Chicago Kimberly-Clark Unveils Survey on Coarse Toilet Tissue, Scratchy Hand Towels

CHICAGO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- When people leave a public restroom in a hurry are they simply in a rush or could it be a brush with the rough...


09 Jul, 2003, 01:00 ET The Latest: Jumbo Roll Toilet Tissue With Filled-In Hole

ROSWELL, Ga., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The year 2003 is mostly known for the war in Iraq, but it also marks the debut of Jumbo Roll toilet paper...


02 Jul, 2003, 01:00 ET Where Are the Best Office Building Bathrooms? Southfield, Mich., and Columbus, Ohio

ROSWELL, Ga., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- As many people can attest, a good restroom is hard to find. A great one that is also clean and sanitary is...


30 Jun, 2003, 01:00 ET People Go to Great Lengths to Avoid Restroom Germs

ROSWELL, Ga., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Many people fear them. Some like Tony Shalhoub's character on the TV Show Monk obsess about them. But...


27 Jun, 2003, 01:00 ET `Kimberly-Clark Professional Roving Restroom Rater' Bestows Awards for Best Restrooms Upon San Francisco Hotel and Office Building

SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Kimberly-Clark Professional Roving Restroom Rater" presented awards for best restrooms today to a top...


18 Jun, 2003, 01:00 ET `Kimberly-Clark Roving Restroom Rater' Bestows Awards Upon Six Philadelphia Restrooms

PHILADELPHIA, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Kimberly-Clark Professional Roving Restroom Rater" awards were presented today to restrooms in two...


28 May, 2003, 01:00 ET Kimberly-Clark Professional Bestows Tissue to `World's Best Bathrooms'

ROSWELL, Ga., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Professional has donated a year's supply of bath tissue to two of the "World's Best...


28 May, 2003, 01:00 ET Sixth-Grader Petitions for Softer Toilet Paper at School: Kimberly-Clark Professional Answers With Donation

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- When Eleanor, a sixth-grader at Tomahawk Elementary School, started a petition among her classmates...


07 Nov, 2002, 00:00 ET `Kimberly-Clark Roving Restroom Rater' Bestows Awards Upon Three New York City Hotel Restrooms

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Kimberly-Clark Roving Restroom Rater" awards were presented today to three top New York City lodging...


17 Oct, 2001, 01:00 ET More People Fear Germs in Restrooms Than Any Other Public Place; National Survey Also Uncovers Interest in Self-Cleaning Toilet Seats

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- More people are afraid of getting sick from germs in a public restroom than in any other public place,...


20 Sep, 2001, 01:00 ET Appearances Count: Consumers Sound Off on Grocery Store Conditions

ROSWELL, Ga., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Dirty-looking grocery stores and food handlers who don't wash their hands before preparing food were big...