TITLE

Laundry innovations increase efficiency, lower costs

AUTHOR(S)
Crowell, Chris
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Hotel & Motel Management;11/23/2009, Vol. 224 Issue 14, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the innovative methods for laundry businesses in the efficiency of operation and cost reduction. Drying time is sought as one of the issues to be addressed in which high-efficient equipment is needed for quick drying time. Two ways in drying the washer are provided such as burning it out in the dryer and spinning it out in the washer. Moreover, a new laundry system that uses ozone adds efficiency by injecting ozone into the wash cycle as bleach.
ACCESSION #
45003440

 

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