CRI Seal of Approval program continues expansion
February 8, 2011
DALTON, GA — Seven new vacuum cleaners and five cleaning solutions have been recently certified under the Carpet and Rug Institute''s (CRI) Seal of Approval (SOA) testing program for carpet cleaning equipment and products, according to a press release.
The CRI SOA program for vacuum cleaners validates performance in soil removal, indoor air quality protection and reduced carpet wear, the release noted.
According to the release, vacuum cleaners meeting CRI''s performance metrics now include four Oreck models and three Hoover models.
CRI SOA solutions must clean effectively without harming fibers or leaving residue, and solutions from Cul-Mac Industries of Wayne, Michigan, the Ace Hardware Corporation of Oak Brook, Illinois, and the Do It Best Corporation, also of Oak Brook, have been added to the SOA list, the release stated.
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