CHARLOTTE, N.C. – November 6, 2023 – SC Johnson Professional®, a total solutions provider for industrial, institutional and healthcare users, today announced that its Proline WAVE™ 1-Liter Manual Dispenser has been nominated for an ISSA Show Innovation Award. The dispenser is made with 70% Recovered Coastal Plastic, which is plastic that is collected on land within 31 miles of an ocean, in countries with high volumes of uncollected plastic waste, so that it does not reach the ocean or landfills. The Proline WAVE™ dispenser will be featured at the SC Johnson Professional booth, #2222 at the ISSA Show North America in Las Vegas, November 13-16.
“We’re committed to developing products that help businesses achieve their hygiene and sustainability goals,” said Bryant Davis, Vice President and General Manager of North America at SC Johnson Professional. “Recovered Coastal Plastic is an issue in many parts of the world, and through SC Johnson’s partnership with Plastic Bank, we’re proud to recycle this plastic into hand hygiene dispensers.”
The Proline WAVE™ Dispenser is made from sixteen 16.9 fl. oz. Recovered Coastal Plastic bottles. It is a manual dispenser and therefore doesn’t require batteries that could ultimately end up in a landfill. The Proline WAVE™ Dispenser is compatible with SC Johnson Professional’s full line of RefreshTM FOAM soaps. These soaps use 30% less product and can reduce average water consumption as much as 45% when washing and rinsing hands compared to traditional lotion soap.
“Our team would also like to congratulate ISSA for celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. It’s an incredible achievement and we look forward to discussing the future of the industry with ISSA Show attendees,” added Davis.
To learn more about the Proline WAVE™ Dispenser or to vote for it in the ISSA Show Innovation Award Program, visit here.
To learn more about the full SC Johnson Professional product line that will be featured at ISSA Show North America 2023 in Las Vegas, or to set up a time to meet someone at the show, visit here.
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 Independent tests show that washing hands with foam soap rather than lotion soap can reduce average water consumption by as much as 45% when using a modified hand wash approach of dispensing soap on dry hands and turning the tap on only when rinsing off (SC Johnson Professional Sponsored Study: Media4Change Ltd. How a Single Change in a Washroom can significantly reduce water consumption and associated costs, 2011).
About SC Johnson Professional
SC Johnson Professional® is a part of SC Johnson®, a global, purpose-led company and industry-leading manufacturer of household consumer brands such as Windex®, Mr Muscle® and Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day®.
Operating since the 1930s, SC Johnson Professional® provides expert skin care, cleaning and hygiene solutions for industrial, institutional and healthcare users. This incorporates our range of specialist occupational skin care products along with well-known SC Johnson® brands and innovative professional cleaning and hygiene products.
The SC Johnson Professional® purpose is to bring innovative, quality products and services to professional markets with outstanding performance that respect the environment, create efficiencies, reduce inventories, simplify training and provide a positive user experience. This is built on a deep understanding of customer needs and a vision for ‘rethinking the professional experience’ with the user in mind.