View Cart (0 items)

Kimberly-Clark testing tubeless TP

July 12, 2011
/ Print / Reprints /
| Share More
/ Text Size+

CHICAGO — The biggest change in toilet paper since its introduction in the 1800s is being tested, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Kimberly-Clark has begun testing the sales of its Scott Naturals Tube-Free brand of toilet paper, and response isn’t entirely enthusiastic, the article stated.

According to the article, some users are put-off by the redesigned center hole: Instead of a round opening for the holder, they''re shaped like polygons instead of circles.

"How are you going to get your holder in there?" asked user Kari Love.

"I''m in my 40s. I grew up, and they always had a tube. I''m environmentally conscious. I recycle, but this doesn''t look like it''s going to work," Love added.

However, when the company conducted a survey of 1,000 people, they found that 85 percent throw the tubes out with the trash, the article noted.

Click here to read the complete article.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.