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Continuous improvements in both efficiency and sustainability

22 October 2021

IMPROVED PRODUCTIVITY: Efficiency is all about continuous improvement. Tork is constantly innovating to develop products that contribute to improving productivity.

  • One-at-a-time dispensing means workers only take what they need, for reduced waste
  • New and improved interfolded design allows faster, easier access
  • Flexible mounting options permit better placement for enhanced workflow
  • Cloths save 32% of time versus rags, with a reduction in effort of 25%1

GREATER SUSTAINABILITY:

With recycled packaging, reduced carbon emissions and new biobased products, Tork is considering sustainability in every part of the development process.

  • 30% recycled plastics used in packaging
  • 100% recycled cardboard fibre
  • 28% carbon footprint reduction for Tork exelCLEAN® over the last decade2
  • NEW Tork Biobased Heavy-Duty Cleaning Cloth:

• OK Biobased certified3 by TÜV Austria – 4 star (the highest grade)

• Great performance for absorption, durability, linting and solvent consumption

• Biobased4 products offer lower environmental impact

Visit tork.ie/manufacturing to explore the updated range and learn more

1 Panel test conducted by Swerea Research Institute, Sweden, 2014. Cotton rags and mixed rags were ompared to Tork Heavy-Duty Cleaning Cloths.

2 Life Cycle Analysis conducted by Essity and verified by IVL Svenska Miljöinstitutet in April 2021 against Tork exelCLEAN® in 2011.

3 OK Biobased certification recognises products with a high share of organic carbon – our products are at least 99% Biobased.

4 Biobased materials are forest or plant-based materials, responsibly managed and replanted

 
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