Navigation Links
Georgia-Pacific Professional Promotes Good Hand Hygiene With a Healthy Solutions Campaign
Date:5/8/2009

ATLANTA, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Georgia-Pacific Professional kicks off a campaign focused on the company's commitment to promote good hand hygiene practices.

This healthy solutions campaign, based on the idea of "The New Chicken Soup," is just the start of an ongoing effort to encourage good hygiene to help ward off infectious disease. It begins with a full-page advertisement in the Friday, May 8 edition of USA Today.

Recent events have reminded the public about the importance of proper hand washing practices to avoid the spread of infectious diseases like the H1N1 virus. Specifically, the Centers for Disease Control recommends regular, vigorous hand washing with soap and water for at least 15 to 20 seconds. Drying fully using a paper towel is also a key step in maintaining clean hands.

"Proper hand washing and drying with a paper towel are the foundations of successful infection control practices," says Alex Volpe, director - towel category, Georgia-Pacific Professional. "Through our easy to use washroom products, Georgia-Pacific Professional provides effective hygiene solutions every day while consumers are away from home."

Consumers can learn more about the hand hygiene campaign by visiting www.gppro.com/healthy. The Web site focuses on health and hand washing, including proper hand washing techniques, tips on frequency, and ways to prevent skin damage.

For businesses, the site offers information about Georgia-Pacific Professional products that help promote good hygiene and reduce germs every day. The online destination features specific information about promoting proper hygiene in public places such as schools, food processing facilities, restaurants, airports, health care facilities and office buildings.

ABOUT GEORGIA-PACIFIC PROFESSIONAL

Georgia-Pacific Professional is a provider of hygienic dispensing systems, towels, tissues, soaps, air fresheners, wipers, cups, cutlery and napkins. Two business groups operate under the Georgia-Pacific Professional business. The Washroom and Wiper Solutions group provides the full range of products to market segments including office buildings, healthcare, manufacturing, and lodging facilities. The Food Services Solutions group focuses on such segments as restaurants, coffee shops, and convenience stores. The Georgia-Pacific Professional business features such well-known product brands as enMotion(R), Compact(R), Dixie(R), EasyNap(R), SmartStock(R) and Brawny Industrial(tm). For more information on Georgia-Pacific Professional, please call 1-866-HELLO GP (435-5647) or visit us at www.gppro.com.

Experience GP Professional. Experience better.

Available Topic Expert: For information on the listed expert, click link.

Alison Lukacsko, Ph.D.

VP, Innovation and Business Development

Georgia-Pacific Professional

http://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=88448


'/>"/>
SOURCE Georgia-Pacific Professional
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. ChildCare Education Institute Gives Child Care Staff Access to Professional Development Courses in Honor of Provider Appreciation Day, May 8th
2. Home Study Course Teaches Health Care Professionals How to be Effective Experts & Defendants in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
3. Thomson Reuters Web of Science(R) Provides Insights Into More than a Century of Influenza Research for Todays Health Professionals
4. Aesthetic Medical Educators Training Successfully Trains Over 2,000 Medical Professionals on Aesthetic Procedures
5. OneBeacon Professional Partners Expands Directors & Officers Coverage for Health Care Organizations, Nonprofit Organizations
6. AGA Medical Corporation Launches Fourth Web-Based Stroke Education and Awareness Video Featuring Professional Football Player Tedy Bruschi
7. Copper Conferencing Announces Dr. Joy Ohayia Kicks Off the Women In Business Track of The Business Webinar Series - A Free Online Learning Series for Business Professionals
8. HIPAApedia.com Goes Live - The First Dedicated Educational Community Wiki Aimed at Healthcare Information Professionals Interested in HIPAA Regulatory Issues and Solutions.
9. Professional Football Players Mothers Association Teams Up with Go Red For Women(R) to Beat the No. 1 Killer of Women
10. AVA Kicks Off Sowing Seeds Scientific Assembly to Promote Better Training of Healthcare Professionals
11. New Study Shows Fish Oil Improves Cholesterol Levels in Professional Football Players
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/13/2016)... , ... February 13, 2016 , ... ... Outlook’s top Clinical Data Management Solution Providers list for its expertise in eClinical ... and domain expertise to serve the technology needs of global clients. DDi provides ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... Antonio, TX (PRWEB) , ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... love, as expressed in Blue SKies Buddha, the biography of Rama - Dr. Frederick ... fact a love story, the love of a Buddhist teacher for teaching and helping ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... ... initiative—the Siemens Foundation-PATH Ingenuity Fellowships—to develop the advanced skills needed to introduce ... from U.S. universities who will draw from Siemens’ deep knowledge of product ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... ... , Back to the Future , Feb. 25, 2016 — 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ... learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” , An analysis of CDRH’s enforcement actions ... takes time. , Take a close look at the warning letters the agency sent ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... , ... February 12, 2016 , ... Each year, the ... be held in Anaheim, CA at the Anaheim Convention Center. Almost 10,000 physical therapists ... new therapy products in action, learn more about their chosen field and network with ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/12/2016)... Feb. 12, 2016  SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that ... a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain ... Inc. (NGS), the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) covering the states of ... Maine , Massachusetts , ... New York , Rhode Island , ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... SEOUL, South Korea , Feb. 12, 2016 ... today announced they will form a partnership to ... medicine in cancer. The goal of the collaboration ... with Macrogen,s high-throughput Next Generation Sequencing capabilities toward ... Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988 by the ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... 2016  Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced ... Series D preferred stock financing, co-led by ... Group and venBio Global Strategic Fund, joining ... Investment, and Epidarex Capital. The proceeds of the ... clinical trials in the Company,s ongoing complement ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: