Crown Uniform & Linen Service - Uniform Blog
AIM Video Features Crown Linen
The Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) recently featured Crown Uniform & Linen Service in their Video Profile Blog. This short video highlights a few of our most important milestones over the past 100 years and shares our vision for the company.
Outsourcing Your Medical Linens
Hospitals and medical centers face an ongoing challenge in maintaining an adequate linen supply that meets OSHA BBP standards, and often face the task of determining when exactly it makes sense to outsource their medical laundry to a hospital laundry service.
Are Restaurant Napkins Really Clean?
Restaurants are used meeting health and safety standards for equipment and processes, but very little has been done to ensure that the linen napkins are hygienically cleaned. If a restaurant uses a commercial laundry service that is not Hygienically Clean Certified they have no way of knowing if all the spoil and bacteria has been removed from their linen napkins.
Reusable vs Disposable Linen Healthcare Laundry
The question of whether to use disposable or reusable laundry and linen textiles is one that hospital managers are constantly evaluating. Crown Healthcare Apparel Service has created an infographic that sheds some light on the benefits of reusable medical linens and laundry.
New President of the ASCRS
Congratulations to Dr. Charles Littlejohn, of Stamford Hospital, on becoming President of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.
Dr. Charles Littlejohn, Chief of Colorectal Surgery at Stamford Hospital, has been elected as the new President of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons...
NoticeAbility is Getting Noticed!
Crown proudly supports Dean Bragonier on his journey around Martha's Vineyard to support students with Dyslexia.
Dean Bragonier swims around the entire island, starting at Big Bridge, on Saturday July 11 in order to raise funds and awareness for kids with Dyslexia...
Putting a Dent in Dental School Costs
Thinking about dental school?
A career in dentistry means a substantial investment in education, so dentists and dental hygienists really need something to smile about! According to a survey by the American Dental Student Association, the average dental student graduates with more than $200,000 of debt...
Crown Brockton Achieves Clean Green Certification
Crown Uniform & Linen Service is proud to announce that we have earned Clean Green certification from the Textile Rental Services Association at our Brockton Massachusetts facility.
Clean Green Certification recognizes companies that demonstrate responsible leadership in sustainability and conservation through consistent use of best management practices for reusing, reclaiming and recycling resources...
Recycling Wire Hangers
Is recycling wire hangers a valuable sustainability goal? We think so!
It is estimated that the dry cleaning industry alone uses 3.5 billion metal hangers, the equivalent of 200 million pounds of steel. That's enough steel to make 60,000 automobiles! And this does not even include the number of hangers used by commercial laundry facilities.
Crown Healthcare Apparel Service is Hygienically Clean Certified
Crown Healthcare Apparel Service, a division of Crown Uniform & Linen Service is proud to announce we are Hygienically Clean certified by the Textile Rental Services Association.
Hygienically Clean Healthcare certification acknowledges quality control procedures in textile services operations related to the handling of textiles containing blood and other potentially infectious materials.