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H&M Begin to “Bring It”

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 15:19

H&M Begin to “Bring It”

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By: Garry Knox

Scandinavian clothing retailer H&M has always had a good reputation for sustainability, particularly for a low priced fast fashion operator.

They now follow in the footsteps of other retail and social initiatives, …

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Sustainable Fashion – From Waste to Wardrobe

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:47

From Waste to Wardrobe – Sustainable Fashion

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By: Aaron Newport

It should be no surprise to anyone at this point that the fashion industry is producing astronomical amounts of waste to be dumped in landfills. Many fault the “fast fashion” …

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Maximized Sustainability

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 17:09

Maximized Sustainability

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by: Ron Benjamin

Many would suggest that putting the words sustainability and dry cleaning together would be an oxymoron! And that suggestion is hard to argue against given that the dry cleaning industry is one of the last …

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OXXO Care Cleaners Announces Record 2016 Growth And Leads Dry Cleaning Franchise Sector In Rankings

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 16:29

Franchise lands 262nd place in Entrepeneur Magazine’s 38th Annual Franchise 500 Ranking and BEST Laundry & Dry Cleaning Franchises by franchiserankings.com.

January 10, 2017 // Franchising.com // Hollywood, FL – OXXO Care Cleaners®, the environmentally friendly garment cleaning franchise that …

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Making Garment Technology Fit

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:09

Making Garment Technology Fit

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By: Garry Knox

Advancing technology is having a greater impact on retail as time goes on. Whether it’s the type of materials used, in-store point of purchase technology to promote products, through to our very solution …

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A Very Well Dressed Holiday

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 16:38

A Very Well Dressed Holiday

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By: Joe Blaha

The GreenEarth family of sustainable dry cleaning locations will be sharing traditional holiday cheer with customers in over 40 countries worldwide.

Literally millions of customers can rely on their local GreenEarth provider …

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EPA targets dry cleaning chemical under new safety law

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 14:07
EPA targets dry cleaning chemical under new safety law

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing the first chemical it wants to ban under a new chemical safety law.

Regulators on Wednesday said they are proposing a ban on trichloroethylene …

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Double Take at a Care Label Mistake

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:59

Double Take at a Care Label Mistake

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By Garry Knox

Here at GreenEarth we like to rely on our credentials and let the results of our form of sustainable aftercare speak for themselves; we’ve always relied on the consumer to …

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Water By Bowling

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 12:34

Water By Bowling

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By: Aaron Newport

An unacceptable reality cripples millions of people all over the world. A reality that the vast majority of us cannot even comprehend, nonetheless relate. Lacking access to a basic life necessity, safe water and …

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Racked Does a Story On a GreenEarth Affiliate

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 16:52

There’s only one mess John Mahdessian, the owner of New York’s swankiest specialty dry cleaning concern, Madame Paulette, won’t touch. “That [Real Housewives] reunion is so dirty that even me, the cleaner to the stars, couldn’t clean that …

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What does a Super Moon have to do with sustainability dry cleaning?

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 16:52

What does a Super Moon have to do with sustainability dry cleaning?

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By: Ron Benjamin

What does a Super Moon have to do with sustainability dry cleaning? For recently many of us had the opportunity to witness a rare Super …

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GreenEarth Affiliates Recognized For Sustainability

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 12:25

Check out the latest issue of Fabricare Magazine featuring GreenEarth Affiliates, Steamer Cleaners on the cover, as well as recognizing them for the sustainability efforts! Congrats guys!…

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A “Yes” from SGS

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 14:46

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By: Garry Knox

Global testing house SGS has recently published a news article on its website about the performance of Silicone-based dry cleaning versus Perc.

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company and are recognized as …

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In the GreenEarth Neighborhood

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 16:41

In the GreenEarth Neighborhood

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By: Joe Blaha

Your local GreenEarth dry cleaner is among the few remaining truly sustainable neighborhood businesses, where people are interacting face -to- face and enjoying a positive personalized experience.

Most everyone lives or works nearby …

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Sartorial Science

Thu, 10/13/2016 - 11:16

Sartorial Science

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By: Tara Clark

First introduced to the public in 1951, polyester, that magical material that need not be ironed, revolutionised fast fashion. It became the burger and fries of the clothing industry; cheap to produce, cheap to purchase …

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Dry Cleaning: SGS Compares GreenEarth and Perc

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 14:57
Dry Cleaning: SGS Compares GreenEarth and Perc. (full article here)

Besides environmental considerations, the ability to effectively clean clothes is an important factor to consider when using solvent alternatives. The solvent should not cause the fabric or garment to unnecessarily …

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Kate Takes a Leaf Out of Canada’s Book

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 16:43

Kate Takes a Leaf Out of Canada’s Book

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By: Garry Knox

The official visit by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (better known as William & Kate) to Canada, has not been without its headlines. From protests to pumps, it …

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Go Green This Fall

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 16:30

Go Green This Fall

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By: Aaron Newport

The leaves are turning and the nights are getting cooler, grab a hoodie and light the fire pit. As we step into fall, there are plenty of daily activities we can be conscience …

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Fashion Cleaners Earns Eco-Friendly Honors

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 16:51
Fashion Cleaners Earns Eco-Friendly Honors Receives Top Worldwide Sustainability Award at CINET Global Best Practices event

OMAHA, Neb. — Fashion Cleaners received the Top Worldwide Sustainability Award at the 2016 Global Best Practices Awards program earlier this summer, the dry

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Restoring fire-torn lives piece by piece

Thu, 09/15/2016 - 15:17
GreenEarth Affiliate Enviroclean out of Ft. McMurray, Alberta, CA is in the news again. This time for the work they are doing to piece their community back together. It was the largest wildfire evacuation in Albertan history. When the Horse …

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