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Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET
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SCOTT Brand Sponsors Upcoming 'Get Geared Up 200' Race in 2014 ARCA Racing Series

 Officials from Kimberly-Clark Professional, Track Enterprises and the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) announced today that...

Mar 25, 2014, 10:58 ET
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SCOTT Shop Towels & MyClassicGarage.com Partner to Give Gearheads the Chance to Design and Win a Dream Car

 SCOTT® Shop Towels has partnered with leading classic and vintage car enthusiast website, MyClassicGarage.com to present gearheads with...

Aug 29, 2013, 08:00 ET

Honor Your Hero before Sept. 30th in the SCOTT® Car Care 'Worth the Work. Pass it on.' Sweepstakes to Win a 2013 Ford F-150 XLT With EcoBoost Engine!

Sept. 30, 2013, marks the final day for SCOTT® Car Care consumers to honor a personal hero in the "Worth the Work. Pass it On."...

Jun 19, 2013, 08:00 ET

Over 200 Contractors Named as Grand Marshal for the SCOTT® 160 ARCA Series Race at Road America

There's no way drivers will miss the call to "start your engines" at the upcoming SCOTT® 160 ARCA Series Race — because over 200...

Jun 04, 2013, 11:00 ET

SCOTT® Car Care Joins Brad Keselowski and Ford Racing to Honor Our Country's Heroes in the 'Worth the Work. Pass it On. Sweepstakes'

 SCOTT® Car Care, a brand of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has teamed up with Sprint Cup Champion Brad Keselowski and Ford Racing to launch...

Feb 15, 2013, 04:00 ET

KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL* Collaborates with Disney on Healthy Schools Project*

An innovative initiative to raise hand hygiene awareness KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL* is to collaborate with Disney in its new campaign to...

Jan 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

What Can You Do to Avoid the Flu?

This year's flu season has now been declared an epidemic, with a particularly dangerous strain that has hospitalized more than 3,700 people,...

Nov 14, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Sick of Germs in the Workplace?

Do workplace germs gross you out? Having trouble getting co-workers to adopt good hygiene habits? Then Eugene Hammer just might be your man. To...

Nov 12, 2012, 09:19 ET
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Kimberly-Clark Professional Strengthens Commitment to Welding Safety With Extension of Jackson Safety Line

FABTECH -- Kimberly-Clark Professional is expanding the Jackson Safety line of welding helmets with two offerings: the Jackson Safety W-70 BH3 and...

Oct 09, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Alarming Number of Workers Fail to Wear Required Protective Equipment

 The need for safety equipment when performing hazardous tasks is undisputed. Yet U.S. workers continue to take risks by failing to wear...

Oct 02, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Back to School = Back To Germs?

With cold and flu season about to begin, students may have more to contend with than just homework. (...

Oct 01, 2012, 09:00 ET
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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,...

Sep 24, 2012, 09:00 ET
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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...

Aug 20, 2012, 09:00 ET
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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...

Aug 14, 2012, 09:00 ET
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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...

Aug 07, 2012, 09:00 ET
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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...

Jun 27, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Rotech Healthcare of Orlando, Fla., is Named Grand Prize Winner Of The Healthy Workplace Project Award

Rotech Healthcare Inc., a provider of home medical equipment and services based in Orlando, Fla., was chosen as the grand prize winner of The...

May 23, 2012, 00:00 ET
New Study Finds Office Kitchens and Break Rooms are Crawling with Bacteria.  (PRNewsFoto/Kimberly-Clark Professional*)

Where the Germs Are: New Study Finds Office Kitchens and Break Rooms are Crawling with Bacteria

 If you thought the restroom was the epicenter of workplace germs you don't want to know about office break rooms and kitchens. To view the...

Apr 23, 2012, 09:21 ET

Kimberly-Clark Professional* Celebrates Earth Day with the Largest Portfolio of Forest Stewardship Council® Certified Towel and Tissue Products in North America

 Kimberly-Clark Professional* today announced the company now holds the largest portfolio of Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) certified...

Apr 18, 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...