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Average Percent of Rewash In A Commercial Laundry

Question: What is the average percent of rewash in a commercial laundry?

Answer: A commercial laundry in defined as a business that washes textiles for a profit. That being said; the mix of textile categories can make a difference in the overall stain rewash percentage of the laundry.  If you were to break down certain classifications/industries you should be able to determine what the average should be for a commercial laundry.  In general the following are good average numbers:

Hospital Healthcare    2-4%
Nursing Homecare     3-4%
Hotel/Motel              1-3%
Food & Beverage       4-7%
Industrial Garments    3-5%
Matting                    0%
Personal Clothing       >1%

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Crothall Employee Critically Injured

ROME, Ga. — A steam explosion which critically injured a maintenance worker is under investigation at Crothall Laundry Services. There were no other injures. Crothall Laundry Services provides linen and laundry services to medical facilities.