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Food Safety

Consider Linen as Part of the Food Safety Supply Chain, Catersource, May 8, 2017


Industry Responds to UK Healthcare C.diff Report, American Laundry News, Oct. 30, 2018

TRSA says UK Study on C.difficile is “”Unnecessarily Alarming,” Laundry and Cleaning News International, Oct. 25, 2018

TRSA Responds to UK Study on C.difficile: Unnecessarily Alarming, Healthcare Purchasing News, Oct. 10, 2018

CDC and the Pennsylvania Health Department Have Not Implicated Linens in UPMC Mold Cases, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Opinion,  April 29, 2017

Op-ed: Commercial Laundries Serve Hospitals Safely and Effectively, Becker’s Hospital Review, March 20, 2017

Expert: ‘I would put money’ on linens causing UPMC mold outbreak, Trib Live, Jan 27, 2017

New Measure Impacting Commercial Laundries in New York City Takes Effect January 31, Textile World Magazine, January 25, 2017

ImageFIRST Detroit Announces Relaunch of Complimentary Guide on How Medical Facilities Can Ensure Clean and Safe Laundry, Satellite PR News, January 25, 2017

Healthcare Laundry Community Gathers to Discuss Trends, Best Practices and Innovations, American Laundry News, January 3, 2017

Hospital Laundry Group Disputes C. difficile Danger, MD Magazine All Specialties, December 14, 2016

TRSA: C. diff Study of Hospital Laundry Exaggerates Contamination Risk to Laundry Employees,
Healthcare Facilities Today, December 20, 2016
Textile World, December 7, 2016

Clinician-Turned-TV-Journalist Highlights TRSA Healthcare Conference Agenda, Textile World, September 15, 2016

TRSA’s Enhanced Exchange Cart Best Practices, Laundry Ledger, June 10, 2016

TRSA Best Practices Video Laundry Ledger, December 18, 2015

Training Video Offers Best Practices for Handling Soiled Linen, Infection Control Today, December 3, 2015


Should Hoteliers Rent or Own Hotel Linens, Lodging, June 26, 2017

Outsourcing Increases Sustainability Through Volume Production, Hotel Business Review, May 2017

Outsourcing Linens Can Save Money, Water, Energy, Lodging, May 1, 2017

The Economics of Off-Premise Laundry, Lodging, April 25, 2017

Hygienically Clean Certification

Outsourced Hotel Laundries: The Value of Certification, Lodging, March 28, 2017

Agencies Reject Report Linking Linens to Deaths, Laundry and Cleaning News International, February 3, 2017

Increased Validation for Healthcare Standard, Laundry and Cleaning News International, January 6, 2017

Two More UniFirst Plants Earn Hygienically Clean Food Safety Certification, Textile World Magazine, January 3, 2017

Hygienically Clean Healthcare Users Group Convenes at Healthcare Conference, Textile World, December 20, 2016

Huebsch Services Receives Hygienically Clean Food Safety Certification:
Leader-Telegram, December 18, 2016
News On 6, December 12, 2016

Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Enhances Standard, Incerases Inspections and Gathering Sample Surface Testing Results, Textile World, December 16, 2016

Hygienically Clean Certifications Set Record Pace in November, American Laundry News, December 15, 2016

Washington-Based Linen Company Earns TRSA’s First HygienicallyClean Food Service Certification, American Laundry News, October 26, 2016

TRSA Considers Hygiene Certification Revisions, American Laundry News, August 31, 2016

Healthcare Laundry Self-Regulation Goes Under the Microscope, American Laundry News, August 25, 2016

UniFirst’s Stockton, Calif. Facility Earns TRSA Hygienically Clean Certification, Textile World, May 17, 2016

TRSA Refines Language in Healthcare Certification Program Regarding Use of Exchange Carts, Infection Control Today, May 6, 2016

TRSA Adds Hygienically Clean Certification (Food Service), Laundry Ledger, February 3, 2016

Hygienically Clean Food Service Certifications Now Available for Launderers, CleanLink, February 6, 2016

TRSA Adds Hygienically Clean Food Service Certification, Laundry Ledger, February 3, 2016

Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certification Earns AORN Seal of Recognition:

BioPortfolio, November 9, 2015

Health Technology Net, November 9, 2015

Healthcare Industry Today, November 9, 2015

Healthcare Facilities Today
, November 2, 2015

Infection Control Today
, October 30, 2015

New Testing Protocols Introduced for Hygienically Clean Certification, American Laundry News, February 4, 2015

Hygienically Clean introduces More Stringent Testing Protocols for Healthcare Laundries, Facilities Management News, January 30, 2015

Hygienically Clean Advisory Board Introduces New, Stringent Testing Protocols for Healthcare Laundries, Healthcare Purchasing News, January 30, 2015

Hygienically Clean, Laundry Ledger, January 29, 2015

Hygienically Clean Advisory Board Introduces New, Stringent Testing Protocols for Healthcare Laundries, Healthcare Facilities Today, January 28, 2015