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Oxxo Care Cleaners Story in Miami Herald!

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:09

When Salomon Mishaan was a boy growing up in Colombia, he used to go to work with his father on Saturdays. There, in the family business, he learned the art of crafting yarn, weaving it into textiles and creating garments. …

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Don’t Be Green Washed

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:40

Don’t Be Green Washed

By: Aaron Newport

Most people by now are aware of the dangers of traditional dry cleaning methods. A chemical known as “PERC”, still widely used in dry cleaning today, has been classified as a likely …

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Achieving Sustainability – A Key Ingredient

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:51

Achieving Sustainability

By: Ron Benjamin

The overall goal of achieving sustainability for our planet requires that all systems on the planet are also becoming more sustainable over time. And while there are large-scale world-wide endeavors, such as manufacturing, agriculture and …

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Our Culture Matters

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:40

Our Culture Matters

By: Joe Blaha

It is with pride that GreenEarth Affiliates, their employees and yes, their customers benefit from a culture that thrives on being the best in the industry.

GreenEarth is consistently recognized as the leader in …

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Sustainable Pyjamas Make the Mark

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 16:50

Sustainable Pyjamas Make the Mark

By: Garry Knox

Clothing Giant Primark has recently announced its first sustainable cotton clothing range, which includes sustainable Pyjamas – it’s good to see that this is not an issue that they are sleeping on.…

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Green is the New Black

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 16:52

Green is the New Black

By: Tara Clark

The goal of the GreenEarth dry cleaner is to provide customers will an exceptional and sustainable service at a fair price. To this end, the GreenEarth system allows operators to deliver an …

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Maximized Sustainability – End To End

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 17:17

Maximized Sustainability – End To End

By: Ron Benjamin

In most cases, the measure of sustainability is straightforward and addresses one step in an overall process. For example, in the dry cleaning business, people often consider the solvent in which …

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Green Heating Sees Red

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 16:04

Green Heating Sees Red

By: Garry Knox

The right kind of heating today is a global issue with many impacts. Not just in terms of its efficiency from an environmental point of view but as prices rise, a cost perspective …

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The GreenEarth Platform of Responsible Sustainability

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 16:27
The GreenEarth Platform of Responsible Sustainability

By Joe Blaha

The advantages of a chemical solvent over water based methods of cleaning textiles were discovered in the 1800’s when the realization that stains that would not come out in water would …

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It’s Classic Cleaners again

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 16:48

It’s Classic Cleaners again

Out of the business for the past eight years but with more than 20 years of experience in dry cleaning, Janice C. Gray relaunched Classic Cleaners on Northside Drive East near Walgreens in March.

“It’s been …

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Sustainable Living – More Than Just Recycling

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 11:14

Sustainable Living – More Than Just Recycling

By: Aaron Newport

Sustainable living consists of more than just recycling and it is a warm feeling to see so many businesses in nearly every industry taking positive strides toward a sustainable planet …

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Global Names Sign Up To Circular Fashion System

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:01

Global Names Sign Up To Circular Fashion System

By: Garry Knox

Global brands including H&M, Adidas and Marks & Spencer have signed up to a The Call to Action for a Circular Fashion System at the recent Copenhagen Fashion Summit …

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Summer Sustainability

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 09:41

Summer sustainability! In dry cleaning?

By: Ron Benjamin

What’s the best way to take care of your summer wardrobe while at the same time taking care of the planet? And to enjoy extra time this summer?

In the minds of …

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Clean Without Compromise

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 15:54

Clean Without Compromise

By: Joe Blaha

GreenEarth Cleaning is a true pioneer in enabling the dry cleaning industry to move away from the stigma, costs and health concerns which have resulted from its previous history of having to rely on …

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Sustainable Fashion – Shopping Small Has Green Advantages

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 16:48

Sustainable Fashion – Shopping Small Has Green Advantages

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The path to a more sustainable fashion industry is forked; what the consumer can do in making more conscious purchasing decisions must converge with an industry that is determined to make these …

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Caring For Clothes – The International Guide

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 12:44

Caring For Clothes – The International Guide

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By: Garry Knox

The back story of this Technical Handbook goes back about over 10 years. The Association of Suppliers to the British Clothing Industry (ASBCI) has published a couple editions and has …

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Earth Hour Ideas

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 16:26

“Green living” has been growing in popularity for decades, and we have every reason to believe it will continue to do so. It can be tough living an eco-friendly lifestyle for reasons such as the perception it costs more to …

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Sustainable Business Practices – Online Reviews

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 10:50

Sustainable Business Practices – Online Reviews

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By:Ron Benjamin

Sustainability in dry cleaning involves optimizing results for people, the planet and the long term survivability of the business providing the service. Much has been discussed about how GreenEarth provides a maximum …

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Sustainable Fashion Matters

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 17:11

Sustainable Fashion Matters

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By: Garry Knox

Corporate Social Responsibility as a whole has been increasing in importance within the corporate agenda, with particular attention being paid to Sustainability and Ethics.

On April 5th, the Association of Suppliers to …

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The Dry Cleaning Professionals View

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 16:31

The Dry Cleaning Professionals View

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By: Joe Blaha

Dry cleaning has puzzled consumers for a long time, just starting with this description gets many off on the wrong track.

For those whose who do not utilize the services of a …

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