Press Release Archive

02/01/2018 -

Effective February 1, 2018, Rochester Midland Canada Corporation (RMCC) has agreed to acquire Custom Blended Treatments Limited (CBT) in a stock purchase. 

Rochester Midland Canada Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rochester Midland Corporation, a 130 year old, family owned business operating in the restroom hygiene, food & beverage hygiene, water treatment, commercial cleaning & housekeeping, and disaster restoration markets.  RMC is a market leader in sustainable products, services and technologies in its chosen business lines.

Custom Blended Treatments Limited was founded in 1984 by Keith Ellery as a full service provider of water treatment technologies and related services and products.  The company assists organizations in treating the water in their HVAC systems to extend equipment life and to maximize efficiency and sustainability through clean heat transfer surfaces.

 RMCC-CBT Announcement General 1-31-18.pdf 96.50 kb
12/15/2017 -

RMC is exhibiting at the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, January 30-February 1, 2018, Booth C1177. RMC will feature AuditGuard® which protects food manufacturers by identifying food safety program deficiencies before they negatively impact their products and brands.

09/21/2017 -

Online reference guide that contains loads of important information on legionella risk management – how to limit risk effectively, address factors influencing growth and transmission.  This online guide includes forms, regulations, procedures, reference documents and testing information.

 Online Legionalla Guide Release.pdf 399.59 kb
08/03/2017 -

RMC has created an online reference guide that contains loads of important information on legionella risk management – how to limit risk effectively, address factors influencing growth and transmission.  This online guide includes forms, regulations, procedures, reference documents and testing information.

 

pdf Online Legionalla Guide Release.pdf 399.59 kb

08/02/2017 -

RMC will be at ISSA/INTERCLEAN Las Vegas 2017, September 12-14, booth 3859. Featuing new floor care and dispensing systems.

 ISSA 2017 Press Release.pdf 456.13 kb
06/20/2017 -

RMC is exhibiting at the International Association of Food Protection (IAFP) Annual Meeting, in Tampa, July 9-12, at Booth 520. Griffin Jadwin, a Microbiologist from Rochester Midland, will also present a poster on “A Benchtop Drain System to Benchmark Efficacy of Chemicals in Drain Sanitation.”

 RMC at Clean Show 2017_Press_Release-05262017.pdf 396.12 kb
05/26/2017 -

RMC will be at the Clean Show 2017 in Las Vegas, June 5-8, Booth 3274. RMC has been a partner to commercial laundry services for 20 years and is a preferred supplier to many of the largest names in commercial laundry. RMC will feature new solid dispensing equipment. In addition, jar test demonstrations featuring RMC wastewater products in use on wastewater samples can be observed. 

 RMC at Clean Show 2017_Press_Release-05262017.pdf 396.12 kb
03/30/2017 -

Learn about our new acid technology, HDA-6600, which is specially formulated for the rapid cleaning of brite beer tanks between product processing without evacuating the CO2 saving you CO2, water, time, chemicals and energy. See us at the Craft Brewers Conference, Washington DC, April 10-13, Booth 1143.

 2017 Craft Brewers Conf.pdf 467.76 kb
03/03/2017 -

Effective March 1, 2017 Rochester Midland Corporation has agreed to acquire WellBeing Hygiene, Inc. in an asset purchase.  Transferring to RMC will be the customers, employees, intellectual property and other assets relating to the business of WellBeing.

 RMC-WB Announcement general (2).pdf 465.54 kb
01/26/2017 -

RMC is exhibiting at the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, January 31-February 2, 2017, featuring AuditGuard® which protects food manufacturers by identifying food safety program deficiencies before they negatively impact their products and brands.

 RMC at IPPE 2017.pdf 445.31 kb
01/23/2017 -

PRS Water Damage PreClean and PRS Water Damage PostClean are UL/EcoLogoM certified. Biological (bacteria-based) cleaning helps break down soils and odors in water damage restoration. The PRS cleaners get the job done quickly, are safer for the environment and people and continue to protect the area long after use.  

pdf PRS cleaners 3rd pty Press Release.doc.pdf 532.48 kb
12/09/2016 -

With EZ Mix you can quickly connect to any water supply and easily dispense sustainable cleaning and sanitation products into bottles or buckets.  No measuring, mixing, or guessing.

 EZ Mix Press Release.pdf 948.73 kb
10/20/2016 -

November 30-December 2, 2016, at the Toronto Convention Center, Booth 1743. RMC will exhibit Sustainable Solutions for a total system approach to Commercial and Institutional water applications. RMC offers a Full Service approach including solid formulations, chemical cleaning, HVAC, Glycol services, hazardous waste removal and Legionella best practices and risk management.

10/12/2016 -

RMC featuring new sustainable cleaning and sanitation products for commercial and institutional facilities  at ISSA/Interclean 2016, October 25-28, 2016, booth 2616. Stop by and see the latest ways RMC helps distributors and BSCs find the pathway to profitability with innovative products, qualified sales lead programs, and supporting marketing collateral.

pdf ISSA 2016 Press Release.pdf 826.49 kb
09/23/2016 -

Come see us at the International Baking Industry Exposition in Las Vegas, October 8-11. RMC will feature new products that improve sanitation time. RMC’s Free Sustainability Audit will assist in identifying sustainable solutions in the bakery operation to reduce chemical use, improve safety and generate water and energy savings.

pdf RMC at IBIE 2016.pdf 487.59 kb
08/12/2016 -

AssetGuard Foul Out, a proprietary formulated penetrant and dispersant for organic and biological matter, is a new tool to assist in controlling legionella and protecting your assets. AssetGuard Foul Out, when used in conjunction with an EPA registered biocide, removes biofilm at 2-4 times the rate of the industry standard product. AssetGuard Foul Out can be used in cooling or closed loop system. Get liability protection, energy savings and asset protection with AssetGuard Foul Out.

pdf AssetGuard Foul Out PressRelease.pdf 1027.66 kb
06/28/2016 -

AssetGuard Foul Out, a proprietary formulated penetrant and dispersant for organic and biological matter, is a new tool to assist in controlling legionella and protecting your assets. AssetGuard Foul Out, when used in conjunction with an EPA registered biocide, removes biofilm at 2-4 times the rate of the industry standard product. AssetGuard Foul Out can be used in cooling or closed loop system. Get liability protection, energy savings and asset protection with AssetGuard Foul Out.

pdf AssetGuard Foul Out PressRelease.pdf 1027.66 kb
06/07/2016 -

RMC continues to maintain industry leading third party certification for cleaning products with ECOLOGO® UL 2759 (hard surface cleaner) certification for three new products providing better cleaning performance than ever before.

pdf Eco Logo Release final.pdf 976.55 kb
06/06/2016 -

Our 2015 Sustainability Report, sixth in a series of annual reports on the company’s efforts to be more sustainable and to provide sustainable solutions to their customers is now available on our Sustainability page, www.rochestermidland.com/sustainability.

pdf 2015 Sustainability Report release.pdf 522.31 kb
04/25/2016 -

RMC is maintaining its lead in green third party certification of cleaning and floor care products with GREENGUARD Gold certification for five core cleaning and floor products. GREENGUARD certification means that a product has met some of the world’s most rigorous and comprehensive standards for low VOCs, making these products perfect for use in buildings with vulnerable populations such as schools and healthcare facilities.

pdf GreenGuard Release final.pdf 974.22 kb
04/01/2016 -

HDA-6600 is a low-foaming formulation of acid and surfactants designed to handle descaling difficult-to-clean oxalate and calcium scales found with processing fruits and vegetables, grains, chocolate, beer, dairy and many other foods.  HDA-6600 uses less water, is gentler on metals and breaks down to sulfate and CO2.

 HDA-6600 Press release.pdf 968.19 kb
03/14/2016 -

Come see technology that substantially improves sustainability in the fryer cleaning process at SNAXPO 2016 in Houston, March 20-22, Booth 840. Fryers are very difficult-to-clean and an unclean fryer can affect a multitude of areas including product quality, heat transfer efficiency, and costs associated with chemical, labor and energy.

 SNAXPO 2016 Show release.pdf 991.63 kb
01/29/2016 -

By becoming a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, an association of colleges and universities working to create a sustainable world, RMC will be able to better understand and assist higher education institutions in advancing their sustainability initiatives.

 AASHE Release.pdf 975.00 kb
12/16/2015 -

Introducing FA-6700, a unique formulation of acid and surfactants designed to handle descaling difficult-to-clean oxalate and calcium scales found with processing fruits and vegetables, grains, chocolate, beer, dairy and many other foods.  Very effective in removing hard water scale,  FA-6700 uses less water, is gentler on metals, has no phosphates and breaks down to sulfate and CO2.

 FA-6700 Press release.pdf 724.70 kb
11/03/2015 -

With EZ Mix you can quickly connect to any water supply and easily dispense sustainable cleaning and sanitation products into bottles or buckets.  No measuring, mixing, or guessing. 

 EZ Mix Press Release.pdf 948.73 kb
09/23/2015 -

Proxi Encap, the latest carpet cleaning technology uses RMC's patented hydrogen peroxide. Proxi Encap can be used in multiple applications – encapsulation, prespray, or bonnet cleaning. With very low moisture (VLM) after prespray, carpet cleaning can be done in less time with better results. Vacuuming after drying removes encapsulated soils to maintain and protect carpets.

 Proxi Encap Press Release.pdf 824.15 kb
08/07/2015 -

Introducing Aroma Scentsations, providing a coordinated aromatherapy experience throughout facilities and in restrooms. Aroma Scentsations brings an entire suite of products designed to reduce olfactory confusion through coordinated scents. It turns a negative experience from unpleasant odors into a positive, productive experience for employees, customers and visitors.

07/13/2015 -

RMC received recognition for co-authorship of a technical paper published in The Royal Society of Chemistry (Green Chem., 2015, 17, 2664-2678) “Opportunities for Greener Alternatives in Chemical Formulations”. It was produced as a collaborative effort by the American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute (ACS GCI) Formulators’ Roundtable, of which RMC is a member. ( www.rsc.org/greenchem)

 RMC co-authors Green Chemistry paper July.pdf 810.66 kb
05/20/2015 -

Our 2014 Sustainability Report, fifth in a series of annual reports on the company’s efforts to be more sustainable and to provide sustainable solutions to our customers, is now available on our website at: www.rochestermidland.com/sustainability. The report includes highlights of 2014 as well as an overview of planning and setting of goals for the future. 

 2014 Sustainability Report release.pdf 939.09 kb
04/27/2015 -

RMC is sponsoring a series of Legionella Awareness Forums across North America in key cities including Ottawa (May 27th),  Toronto (May 28th), Omaha (June 1st) and New York City (June 4th). These forums will offer an overview of Legionella history, control practices and risk minimization options from a global perspective.  Registration includes Continental Breakfast and Lunch

 Legionella Awareness Forums 2015.pdf 865.60 kb
01/01/2015 -

Our new Infection Control brochure to describe a variety of programs to help reduce the spread of germs in commercial and institutional facilities.   Infection control and preparedness are important parts of a healthy building to keep your workers, employees and visitors safe. With today’s concerns, it is important to remember the basics.

 Infection Control program 2015.pdf 986.83 kb
11/17/2014 -

New silicone-free based lubricant provides excellent lubricity and a substantial reduction in water and product use, improves employee safety and product quality. It works particularly well on conveyor belts transporting cans, glass and PET bottles.

 Tensaglide.pdf 952.15 kb
09/29/2014 -

Carpet and upholstery stains disappear with Proxi without rubbing, scrubbing, blotting or extraction. Proxi has earned the Seal of Approval for Proxi Spray & Walk Away from the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), signifying that it effectively removes even the most difficult stains without any damage to the carpet. For more information:

 Proxi Spray and Walk Away.pdf 1002.21 kb
08/14/2014 -

RMC is sponsoring an all day Food Safety Sanitation Forum at Rutgers Food Innovation Center, Bridgeton, NJ. The forum includes presentations on biofilm impacts on food safety, hygiene monitoring, cleaning technology innovations, CIP sanitation and more.

 Food Safety Sanitation Forum September 2014.pdf 932.26 kb
07/03/2014 -

Griffin Jadwin, a microbiologist from Rochester Midland, will present two papers: “Mixed Culture Biofilm Removal” and “Sanitizer Efficacy.”

 RMC Papers at IAFP 2014.pdf 997.24 kb
06/24/2014 -

RMC 2013 Sustainability Report, fourth in a series of annual reports on the company’s efforts to be more sustainable and to provide sustainable solutions to their customers, is released. Highlights of 2013 as well as an overview of planning and setting of goals for the future are featured. The report is available at: www.rochestermidland.com/sustainability.

 2013 Sustainability Report press rel.pdf 979.12 kb
05/28/2014 -

RMC is exhibiting at United Fresh at McCormick Place in Chicago, June 10-13. RMC will feature its FloorGuard® and DrainGuard® programs to help keep floors and drains free from Listeria.

 2014 United Fresh Show release.pdf 797.25 kb
04/14/2014 -

Restoration contractors across North America now have separate line items for biological technology on the Xactimate billing spreadsheets for water damage claims. RMC’s third party certified PRS Water Damage PreClean and PRS Water Damage PostClean can be used under the biological cleaning agent category.

 PRS - Xactimate release.pdf 1033.51 kb
02/12/2014 -

RMC will feature new patent-pending technology that improves sustainability in the cleaning and sanitation process at SNAXPO 2014 in Dallas, March 1-4.

 SNAXPO 2014 Show release.pdf 998.33 kb
01/03/2014 -

Enviro Care Sudsation is EcoLogo certified under the UL2759 standard for reduced environmental impact. Enviro Care Sudsation is a highly concentrated foaming pot and pan cleaner that is mild on skin but tough on soils. It is great for use in supermarkets, restaurants, school cafeterias, healthcare, facilities, nursing homes, and day care centers.

 EC Sudsation release.pdf 921.33 kb
11/20/2013 -

See us on December 4-6, at the Toronto Convention Center, Booth 1844. RMC will exhibit Sustainable Solutions for a total system approach to Commercial and Institutional water applications. RMC offers a Full Service approach including solid formulations, chemical cleaning, HVAC, Glycol services, hazardous waste removal and Legionella best practices and risk management. RMC is featuring SolidGuard chemistry programs of highly concentrated scale/corrosion inhibitors, packaged in easy to ship and carry containers. No liquids to spill, no powders to irritate, no offensive odors, no heavy drums to handle, and reduced employee chemical exposure. 

 PM Expo 2013 release.pdf 2247.80 kb
10/11/2013 -

RMC featuring new sustainable cleaning and facility maintenance programs for Floor Care andRestroom Care at ISSA/Interclean 2013, November 18th – 21st, booth 2821. Visit the ISSA Innovation Showcase to learn about Enviro Care® Novus, RMC’s newest 3rd party certified floor finish.

 ISSA 2013 Press Release.pdf 927.03 kb
09/03/2013 -

RMC received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its manufacturing locations in the United States. ISO 9001:2008 is an international quality management system. The certification covers operations in RMC’s facilities in Riverside, CA; Montgomery, IL; Randleman, NC and worldwide headquarters in Rochester, NY. RMC was independently assessed and certified by Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc. of Troy, MI.

 ISO 9001 release Sep.pdf 835.28 kb
08/01/2013 -

Infection control and preparedness are important parts of a healthy building to keep your workers, employees and visitors safe. From hand hygiene to cleaning and disinfecting to HandsFree restroom fixtures, we can help.

 Infection Control Program.pdf 916.72 kb
05/14/2013 -

RMC is sponsoring an all day Food Safety Sanitation Forum in Willowbrook, IL. The forum includes presentations on Facility Design Issues in FDA & USDA Plants, Sanitation Hot Topics, Enzyme Cleaning Programs, Validation and Environmental Monitoring and CIP/COP Systems.

 Food Safety Sanitation Forum June.pdf 922.91 kb
03/27/2013 -

Brock University in St. Catherine’s, Ontario Canada was recently recognized for sustainable green housekeeping practices, receiving recognition from Rochester Midland as a “Gold” Green Housekeeping Site for their efforts in usiing green housekeeping with 3rd party certified products to improve indoor air quality, waste and recycling, and energy and water usage improvements.

 Brock University Certification.pdf 866.37 kb
12/27/2012 -

Katherine C. Lindahl and H. Bradley Calkins have been named Co-CEO’s, and Glenn A. Paynter, currently President, will become President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Harlan D. Calkins, currently Chairman and CEO, will continue as Chairman, with principal activities related to balance sheet items, such as capital, Shareholder relations, acquisitions, and special projects.

 RMC Management Changes.pdf 856.63 kb
12/27/2012 -

RMC was presented with an Award for Environmental Excellence in the Business Manufacturing Sector from the Center for Environmental Initiatives at Rochester Institute of Technology. RMC actions cited for this award include creating a network of environmental professionals known as The Sustainability Network, and creation of a sustainability certification program to help customers identify operational improvements to minimize environmental footprint.

 RMC Received Environmental Award.pdf 827.33 kb
11/06/2012 -

RMC is on site to educate about using biological cleaners in areas affected by Hurricane Sandy.  The RMC family of  Professonal Restoration Series products are based on biological cleaning technology and are the safest and most effective solution to water damage cleanup efforts. For immediate assistance call 1-866-316-3330.

 PRS and Hurricane Sandy.pdf 827.79 kb
11/06/2012 -

RMC exhibiting at Property Management Expo, November 28-30, at the Toronto Convention Center, S Building, Booth 1844. RMC will exhibit Sustainable Solutions for a total system approach to C&I water applications. RMC offers a Full Service approach including chemical cleaning, HVAC, Glycol service, hazardous waste removal and Legionella best practices risk management.

 PM Expo 2012 release.pdf 1289.69 kb
10/09/2012 -

We will feature new non-silicone dry lube technology at Interbev 2012 in Las Vegas, October 16-18, 2012, Booth #5827.  Get up to 90% chemical reduction, increased quality, elimination of unsightly silicone soil build-up, enhanced safety and reduced water and energy use. Stop by our booth for more info.

 Interbev release.pdf 1246.44 kb
09/28/2012 -

In partnership with Realzyme, we are launching a family of enzyme pased products specifically designed to clean difficult biofilm soils. The products provide safer alternatives to traditional cleaners and are 100% biodegradable.

 New Enzyme Products.pdf 856.13 kb
09/16/2012 -

RMC launching new exhibit booth at ISSA/Interclean 2012, October 18th – 20th 2012, featuring RMC’s sustainable cleaning and facility maintenance programs for Green Housekeeping, Floor Care, Restroom Care, Food Service, and Industrial Cleaning. Preschedule an appointment and maybe win an iPad.

 ISSA 2012 Press Release.pdf 1209.11 kb
08/17/2012 -

Easy to install and use, Chemizer® Flex dispenses up to 8 different products utilizing AccuPro Technology for the most accurate dilution control. The most advanced pressure regulation technology system ensures accurate dilutions and optimal product performance regardless of water pressure. Ideal for your Green Housekeeping program.

 Chemizer Flex Press Release.pdf 816.01 kb
06/05/2012 -

Now EcoLogo certified, Enviro Care Novus is an ideal option for a sustainable low maintenance floor care program. Click here to see what other people are saying about it.

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06/05/2012 -

RMC dedicates new facility in Riverside, CA RMC announced the planned dedication of their new facility in Riverside, California to occur on June 13th at 9:30 am. Distinguished guests will include the Mayor of Riverside, Ronald O. Loveridge, Harlan Calkins, Chairman and CEO of RMC, and Glenn Paynter, President of RMC.

 Riverside Dedication.pdf 829.40 kb
05/21/2012 -

Rochester Midland Leads Green Housekeeping Training in Saudi Arabia RMC was welcomed to Saudi Arabia by Reza Hygiene to present workshops to leading Saudi Arabian organizations on Green Housekeeping and Sustainable Industrial Cleaning.

 RMC Provides GH Training in Saudi Arabia.pdf 833.52 kb
05/07/2012 -

RMC is sponsoring an all day Food Safety Sanitation Forum on June 7th at Hyatt Place Baltimore/Owings Mills, MD. Contact Lauri Calarco at 585-336-2310 to reserve your space..

 Food Safety Sanitation Forum Maryland.pdf 1263.08 kb
04/20/2012 -

RMC has entered in agreement with Ashland Incorporated, conducting business as Ashland Water Technologies (AWT), to purchase the business assets of a portion of its middle market commercial business.

 RMC-Ashland Release 4-20-12.pdf 815.33 kb
04/05/2012 -

RMC is showcasing Power Gel NHO at the AMI Expo in Dallas, May 1-3, Booth #1515. Power Gel NHO is a heavy duty alkaline cleaner that uses new thin film technology to rapidly remove carbonized non-hydrogenated oils..

 AMI 2012.pdf 832.47 kb
03/30/2012 -

Power Gel ALS is a gel-like cleaner designed specifically for cooling tunnel and freezer tunnel coil cleaning. Using thin film technology, it is aggressive without high levels of caustic. Power Gel ALS is particularly effective on difficult soils like non-hydrogenated oils, cleaning quickly with less manual scrubbing, saving labor and time.  Power Gel ALS.pdf 829.51 kb

03/09/2012 -

First meeting will be March 22, 2012, 7:30 am – 9:30 am at RMC’s new location. The topic for the 22nd is Recycling – More than just paper, with guest speaker and discussion leader Kimie Romeo. If you would like to attend, please contact Sara S. Sweet, MBA, Marketing Development and Services Manager, at Rochester Midland, telephone 585-336-2263 or Sara Sweetto reserve a place.

 Sustainability Interest Group Meets.pdf 827.61 kb
03/07/2012 -

Developed in partnership with Hygiene Vision, a leader in odor control technologies in Europe. Rochester Midland offers the VisionClean program with full service programs or easy self-service options.

 VisionClean - new generation of restroom odor control.pdf 836.16 kb
02/07/2012 -

Forum will feature food sanitation hot topics such as fungal and biofilm issues, allergen control, hygienic design issues, sustainability, GFSI Pros and Cons, and CIP/COP systems. Guest speakers from NSF and Sanimatic. For more info…

 Food Safety Sanitation Forum.pdf 1262.93 kb
01/31/2012 -

Glenn Paynter has been named new President at RMC. Paynter has been with RMC for 30 years and most recently held the position Executive Vice President / President of Sales. Paynter replaces Michael S. Coyner, who retired at the end of 2011, following his twelve year tenure as President.

 Glenn Paynter 01-2012.pdf 1220.15 kb
01/17/2012 -

With today’s emphasis on cleaning for health by reducing the negative impacts on employees, building occupants, the community and the environment, cleaning professionals need a better understanding of how to practice Green Housekeeping. Our Green Cleaning Professional Certification program is non-product specific, emphasizing knowledge, practices and choice of proper tools.

 Green certification 2012.pdf 1244.65 kb
12/19/2011 -

Enviro Care Novus, a new generation of Green floor Finish, is a high gloss, low maintenance finish that is also EcoLogoM certified, VOC/CARB compliant and metal free.

 RMC Introduces EC Novus.pdf 838.55 kb
12/02/2011 -

October/November issue of Food Quality features an article titled 'Multiply Your Meat and Poultry Attack ' by RMC's Charles Giambrone discussing a multi-hurdle intervention strategy for USDA products that improves pathogen control in a HACCP plan. An online version is available at http://www.foodquality.com/details/article/1352287/Multiply_Your_Meat_and_Poultry_Attack.html

 Giambrone Food Quality Article.pdf 1258.81 kb
11/12/2011 -

In August RMC began the move to its new 167,000 square foot facility in Ogden, NY. RMC plans to complete the move from its old Hollenbeck St. facilities by December 31, 2011.

 RMC Begins Move to Ogden.pdf 831.07 kb
10/14/2011 -

Paul Woolfrey, Corporate Vice President of Distributed Products at RMC, discussed the benefits of sustainable cleaning and gave a number of practical suggestions on how attendees can implement changes locally.

 RMC Speaks at Sustainability Workshop in Qatar.pdf 834.93 kb

 

09/14/2011 -

Second Generation Floor Finish Enviro Care Novus, a new generation of Green floor Finish, is a high gloss, low maintenance finish that is also EcoLogoM certified, VOC/CARB compliant and metal free.  RMC Introduces EC Novus.pdf 838.55 kb

08/15/2011 -

Proxi Earns Seal of Approval for Superior Cleaning from Carpet and Rug Institute Proxi® Spray and Walk Away has earned the Seal of Approval from the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), signifying that it effectively removes even the most difficult stains without any damage to the carpet. For more information…  RMC Earns CRI Seal of Approval.pdf 856.11 kb

07/25/2011 -

AuditGuard®, a component of BrandGuard®, is a HACCP-based comprehensive food safety program, which prepares food manufacturers to pass their BRC, SQF or similar audits.

 RMC at IAFP Show.pdf 830.72 kb
06/10/2011 -

RMC will be at the APPA 2011 Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA, July 16-18, at the Hilton Atlanta. Stop by Booth #826 to learn how Rochester Midland Corporation has worked with institutions to help reduce custodial staff absenteeism by twelve percent, save over two million gallons of water per year, and reduce energy costs by more than three percent. For show info:https://www.appa.org/training/APPA2011/index.cfm

 APPA 2011 Conference Release.pdf 841.99 kb
05/13/2011 -

The AuditGuard® Program protects food manufacturers by identifying processing and sanitation deficiencies before they negatively impact their products and brands. One component of the HACCP-based BrandGuard® program, AuditGuard is used by an RMC Food Safety Specialist to conduct a variety of sanitation and production process audits on regular intervals.

 AuditGuard Helps Pass with Flying Colors.pdf 813.54 kb
04/15/2011 -

RMC Products Certified Biobased by USDA
Nine RMC products have earned biobased certification from USDA signifying they meet USDA standards for a presribed amount of biological ingredients – renewable plant, animal, marine or forestry materials. The new BioPreferred program from USDA has identified 5,100 biobased products for preferred purchasing by Federal agencies. making identification of these products easier.  USDA Biobased labels press release.pdf 787.69 kb

04/12/2011 -

Get the 411 on Food Safety at RMC Booth #411 at AMI Expo Rochester Midland Corporation (RMC) is introducing a new hydrogen peroxide-based foaming cleaner designed as a non-chlorinated alternative in food and beverage production cleaning operations at the AMI Expo in Chicago, April 13-16. FO2-100 is particularly effective on protein soils,and is instrumental in reducing cleaning time. With no chlorine, FO2-100 is safer to handle and has a positive effect on the environment. Fore more info…

 AMI Expo Release.pdf 804.78 kb
03/16/2011 -

Get the 411 on Food Safety at RMC Booth #411 at AMI Expo Rochester Midland Corporation (RMC) is introducing a new hydrogen peroxide-based foaming cleaner designed as a non-chlorinated alternative in food and beverage production cleaning operations at the AMI Expo in Chicago, April 13-16. FO2-100 is particularly effective on protein soils,and is instrumental in reducing cleaning time. With no chlorine, FO2-100 is safer to handle and has a positive effect on the environment. For more info…

 AMI Expo Release.pdf 804.78 kb
02/11/2011 -

RMC Demonstrates Biological Cleaning at RIA’s 2011 Annual Convention RMC will feature its Professional Restoration Series (PRS) line of biological cleaners, the first EcoLogoM certified restoration cleaners in the industry. The products are safer for workers and building occupants. Stop by Booth #709 for an odor control demonstration. More…

 RIA Convention Press Release.pdf 844.88 kb
02/09/2011 -

Biobased Low VOC Products for Easy Sustainable Facility Maintenance Complete facility maintenance program made up of 5 products with less than 1% VOC*. Lower VOCs mean happier workers and building occupants. Lower VOCs can mean lower absenteeism, fewer worker complaints and a healthier building. More…

 Low VOC program press release.pdf 981.31 kb
02/04/2011 -

Cutting Edge Sustainable Technologies for cleaning products and applications. He covered applications in critical areas such as food safety, energy management, wastewater, and industrial and institutional cleaning.

 amwa-nywea seminar release.pdf 826.60 kb
02/04/2011 -

Rochester Midland Corporation (RMC) announced the acquisition of a new facility in Riverside, California. RMC plans to use the new facility to upgrade and expand their current production and warehouse & distribution capabilities on the west coast, replacing a smaller building currently in use in Ontario, California. RMC also plans to create a full scale training center for employees and customers in the new, larger facility.

 New Bldg Riverside CA.pdf 971.77 kb
01/13/2011 -

Free Sustainability Pamphlet: “29 Ways to Save the World “ This new free pamphlet is designed to help people be more sustainable at work or at home with little or no investment. Are you a Sustainable Superstar or do you just have green eyes? To order your copy, go to Contact Us and request it. Or to see a pdf of it go to...

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01/06/2011 -

As new Senior Sustainability Engineer, Newton B. Green II will work with customers to develop sustainable process improvements, guide the sales force in expanding their capabilities in sustainable services, initiate and develop new sustainable products and strategies, and provide engineering support.

 Newton Green.pdf 810.20 kb
12/09/2010 -

New highly concentrated scale/corrosion inhibitors are packaged in easy to carry 1 gallon containers. No liquids to spill, no powders to irritate, no offensive odors, no heavy drums to handle, and reduces employee chemical exposure. The new chemicals contain no caustics making them less hazardous for your people and our planet.

 Solid Chemistry Press Release.pdf 807.92 kb
11/13/2010 -

The AuditGuard® Program protects food manufacturers by identifying processing and sanitation deficiencies before they negatively impact their products and brands. One component of the HAACP-based BrandGuard® program, AuditGuard is used by an RMC Food Safety Specialist to conduct a variety of sanitation and production process audits on regular intervals.

 AuditGuard Helps Stop Recalls.pdf 809.49 kb
10/18/2010 -

RMC will feature sustainable housekeeping and restroom care programs. Stop by Booth #1901 and enjoy the RMC Spa Experience.

 ISSA 2010 Press Release.pdf 1012.62 kb
10/01/2010 -

Enviro Mix is a convenient and accurate way to portion our green housekeeping products. Enviro Mix is ideal where dispensing equipment is not an option, can be more economical than pouches, and removes guesswork from mixing correct amounts. The 32 oz bottle with 1 oz dosing chamber is the proportioner and allows users to easily measure the exact amount needed for spray bottles, buckets or autoscrubbers.  Enviro Mix Press Release.pdf 993.54 kb

09/02/2010 -

See us in Booth 719 at the International Baking Industry Expostion in Las Vegas, September 26-29. Rochester Midland will feature Enhance O2, a patented sanitation technology for the rapid removal of polymerized oils used in bakery applications. To register, go to http://www.ibie2010.com/

 IBIE 2010 Show release.pdf 961.56 kb
08/31/2010 -

New EcoLogoM Certification
Enviro Care® Liqui-Bac has received EcoLogoM CCD-113 Biologically Based Drain and Grease Trap certification. Enviro Care Liqu-Bac offers a safe alternative to keep drains and grease traps free of soils and odors. Enviro Care Liqui-Bac’s biological cleaning digests the fats, oils and greases to keep lines clear and odor free without harsh chemical side effects.

 EC Liqui Bac EcoLogo Press Release.pdf 982.59 kb
08/24/2010 -

Free Sustainability Pamphlet: “29 Ways to Save the World “
This new free pamphlet is designed to help people be more sustainable at work or at home with little or no investment. Are you a Sustainable Superstar or do you just have green eyes? To see a pdf version of the pamphlet, go to: http://www.rochestermidland.com/programs/Housekeeping/green_program.cfm To order your copy, go to Contact Us and request it.

 29 Ways to Save the World release web version.pdf 834.89 kb
08/16/2010 -

PRS Water Damage PreClean and PRS Water Damage PostClean have received EcoLogoM certification. Biological (bacteria-based) cleaning helps break down soils and odors in water damage restoration. The PR cleaners get the job done quickly, are safer for the environment and people and continue to protect the area long after use.

 PRS cleaners EcoLogo Press Release.pdf 819.73 kb
08/06/2010 -

RMC has acquired Aqua Pro Water Management, Inc. of Martinez, CA. Aqua Pro is a 16-year-old family owned business that services water treatment customers in California. The newly acquired company will merge with the Water Treatment Group of RMC that provides cooling, boiler and closed loop water treatment and services.

 Aqua Pro Acquisition.pdf 800.83 kb
07/16/2010 -

RMC is the subject of a TV documentary airing on Public Television stations throughout the U.S., as well as local stations in 136 countries via Voice of America. The program is part of the "Insights HD" series of educational documentaries, hosted by Hugh Downs.

 Insights Video.pdf 1000.03 kb
06/29/2010 -

YNN News reported on the induction of Harlan Calkins, Chairman/Office of the CEO into the Rochester Business Hall of Fame as well as RMC's scheduled move to new facilities in Ogden, NY. Includes interviews of Harlan Calkins and Mike Coyner, President/Office of the CEO.

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06/03/2010 -

Harlan D. Calkins, Chairman/Office of the CEO, Rochester Midland Corporation (RMC), has been selected for induction into the Rochester Business Hall of Fame. Mr. Calkins has grown the business by 600% since 1970.

 HDC Business Hall of Fame.pdf 980.82 kb
05/08/2010 -

Used in conjunction with caustic cleaners, Enhance O2 offers break-through results in cleaning deep fat fryers. It can speed cleaning by reducing wash time from 15% to 30%, reducing downtime and increasing production. This new technology also provides environmental benefits as well as significant production and labor savings.

 Enhance O2 Bakery Press Release.pdf 1010.92 kb
03/26/2010 -

Solid Water Treatment Chemicals is a sustainable solution for optimum performance of boilers, cooling towers and closed loop systems. Environmentally friendly EnviroGuard® products ensure you the same chemical ratios every time a solution is made up, delivering consistent results.

 Solid Chemistry release.pdf 812.68 kb
02/26/2010 -

New Foaming Hand Sanitizer Provides Twice the Hand Washings Per Bag. New HandGuard® Foaming Alcohol Hand Sanitizercomplements our hand care program. Hand sanitizing is a critical tool to prevent the spread of germs and keep building occupants and visitors healthy and safe. HandGuard Foaming Alcohol Hand Sanitizer needs no water rinse and ships without flammable hazard DOT. The economical HandGuard Foaming Alcohol Hand Sanitizer dispenses 0.75mL of foam per push, providing twice the number of uses per 1000mL bag.

 Foaming Alcohol Sanitizer Press release.pdf 1011.66 kb

01/28/2010 -

Rochester Midland Corporation purchases a 167,000 square foot building to house its Corporate Headquarters in Ogden,NY.

 New Building release.pdf 377.12 kb
01/11/2010 -

Certified by Green Seal under the GS-1 standard, Rest Assured Toilet Seat Covers are made from 100% recycled paper, with 20% post consumer waste. Rest Assured Toilet Seat Covers are available in both half fold and quarter fold in a variety of package sizes.

 TSC Green Seal Certification Press.pdf 217.63 kb
12/10/2009 -

RMC Gives Distributors Options for More Sales in the Restroom Rochester Midland offers distributors the new AutoSanor unit to clean and deodorize bathroom fixtures 24/7 as well as a flexible program providing a full service option of installation and maintenance by professional service personnel.

 AutoSanor for Distributors release.pdf 811.73 kb
11/10/2009 -

New vended feminine napkin gives women away from home exactly what they want: a contoured shape, protective wings, individual wrapper, and a multiple channel system to draw wetness to the center of the pad, preventing lateral leakages. Naturelle Plus Maxi with Wings are 82% biodegradable.

 Naturelle Plus with wings press.pdf 995.13 kb
10/12/2009 -

Enviro Care Foaming Hand Soaps have recently obtained EcoLogoM CCD-104 Hand Cleaner certification. Hand washing is a critical part of your Green Housekeeping program to keep building occupants and visitors healthy and safe. With our refillable bulk foaming dispensing systems, users can encourage hand washing, save money, and reduce packaging waste and transportation associated with bag or cartridge systems. pdf EC Foaming Hand Soap EcoLogo Press Release.pdf 814.84 kb

09/10/2009 -

Come see the latest in Food Service Sanitation, Sustainable Restrooms and more at Booth 654 at ISSA 2009 in Chicago, October 6-9. And see our special display in the Green Connections Center.

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09/04/2009 -

Rochester Midland Corporation is proud to announce EcoLogo CCD-146 certification on the following products:  SNAP! Enviro Care Washroom Cleaner, SNAP! Enviro Care Tough Job Cleaner, SNAP! Enviro Care Low Foam Neutral All Purpose Cleaner, SNAP! Enviro Care Glass Cleaner.  Let us help you build a sustainable green housekeeping program with these products and our certified training programs.

 SNAP EcoLogo Press final.pdf 820.20 kb
08/05/2009 -

With Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) anticipating more cases, more hospitalizations and more deaths associated with the H1N1 pandemic in the U.S. throughout 2009, it is important to have an infection control and housekeeping preparedness plan. This news story highlights Kansas City School District's efforts to prepare.

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07/08/2009 -

Rochester Midland introduces a new foaming version of our biobased Enviro Care® Hand Soap, in peach and cranberry fragrances. Hand washing is a critical part of your Green Housekeeping program to keep building occupants and visitors healthy and safe.

 EC Foaming Hand Soap.pdf 1003.49 kb
06/09/2009 -

Rochester Midland introduces a new BrandGuard® Food Sanitation Program for fruit and vegetable manufacturers that reduces the risk of pathogens and spoilage microbes in fruit and vegetable processing lines.  Direct Intervention release.pdf 812.97 kb

06/05/2009 -

A regional sustainable communities summit was held on the RIT campus, Wednesday, June 3. The event was organized by Audubon International through a community grant provided by the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute at RIT. About 100 leaders with a greener goal in mind attended the Sustainability Summit, with guest speaker Newton Green. See what Jim Bruno, Rochester Midland Marketing Manager and LEED® Accredited Professional, said about the summit and its purpose. more...

04/20/2009 -

Rochester Midland introduces a new foaming version of our biobased Enviro Care® Hand Soap, in peach and cranberry fragrances. Hand washing is a critical part of your Green Housekeeping program to keep building occupants and visitors healthy and safe. With our refillable bulk foaming dispensing systems, users can encourage hand washing habits, save money and reduce packaging waste and transportation associated with bag or cartridge systems. The refillable 1000 mL cartridges are easy to remove and wash (dishwasher safe) to keep them sanitary.

 EC Foaming Hand Soap.pdf 1003.49 kb
04/08/2009 -

Our new video shows you how Proxi Spray & Walk Away works and demonstrates how to use it most effectively. Proxi is a hydrogen peroxide based carpet spotter that requires no blotting, no rubbing, no scrubbing and no rinsing. Just spray and walk away. Approximately 3.75 mins

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03/16/2009 -

We are featuring sustainable Food Safety Solutions with our BrandGuard Program at United Fresh 2009, April 21-24, Sands Mega Center, Las Vegas, NV. Learn more about how to protect your brand at Booth 1219. Or, Check out our Brandguard Program

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02/13/2009 -

Rochester, NY, 2 March 2009 — In partnership with New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) and XPEDX, Rochester Midland Corporation is holding a workshop on sustainable green housekeeping for commercial and institutional facilities at Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, on March 12, 2009 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm..

 Green workshop 3-12-09.pdf 822.51 kb
02/06/2009 -

The Restoration Industry Association’s 64th Annual Convention & Exhibition will be held March 10-14 at the Wyndham Palm Springs Hotel & Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs, Calif. This year’s convention provides almost 80 hours of continuing education on cutting-edge topics cleaners and restorers need to stay ahead in the industry. See us in Booth 319. more...

01/30/2009 -

We are featuring our innovative biological cleaning technologies in Booth 507 at Insights® 2009: Leaders in the Disaster restoration industry will be at The Property Restoration Industry Conference and Trade Show which will be held from February 22 through 26, 2009, at the Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort and Conference Center in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. The Insights 2009 Trade Show & Exhibition will be held February 24 and 25, with training events and speakers throughout the rest of the week.

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01/08/2009 -

Hands-free Chemizer Cleaning Cart is an automated cleaning system designed to improve worker safety, clean more thoroughly and improve productivity and is designed to work with our leading green cleaning products, Enviro Care® and Proxi®.

 Cleaning Cart Press w-photo.pdf 887.03 kb
12/12/2008 -

Rochester Midland Corporation was recently recognized as an SDSI Partner through the EPA's Design for the Environment (DfE) Program Safer Detergents Stewardship Initiative (SDSI).   SDSI Partners were recognized for significant accomplishments towards the use of safer surfactants.

 SDSi press release.pdf 819.11 kb
11/26/2008 -

Rochester Midland’s ground-breaking Green Housekeeping Program was featured on the cable television program The Profiles Series, on Bravo, November 13th at 7:30 a.m. ET and PT. The RMC segment outlined the importance of cleaning for health and the environment and answers many of your questions about how to create your own sustainable green program. Three leading organizations tell of their success in implementing Rochester Midland’s Green Housekeeping Program. You can watch the Rochester Midland segment Here

 Profiles Broadcast.pdf 251.27 kb
09/05/2008 -

Rochester Midland Corporation announces EcoLogoM product certification for DfE Floor Tile and Grout Cleaner, DfE B.L.O.C, and DfE Biozyme, within their Biologics program.

 Biologics Products Ecologo certified.pdf 814.89 kb
09/04/2008 -

Rochester Midland Corporation announces third party green certification for Proxi® Concentrate Multi Surface Cleaner, Enviro Care® Hand Soap, and Morning Dew Hand Soap.

 EC Hand Soap Proxi Certification.pdf 138.53 kb