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Green cleaning product market to exceed $9 billion in six years

October 11, 2011

SAN JOSE, CA — The global market for green cleaning products is forecast to reach $9.32 billion by the year 2017, driven by the growing eco-consciousness and health concerns among consumers worldwide, according to a press release.

Green cleaning is gaining increasing popularity in homes, health care environments and manufacturing facilities due to growing global concerns about personal health, environmental damage, climate change, resource constraints and rising energy costs, the release stated.

According to the release, Earth-friendly or green cleaning products and techniques are increasingly becoming more affordable, effective and widespread in today''s fast-paced life.

With mass consumers adopting cleaning as part of their lifestyle rather than a sanitary chore, the green cleaners market is rapidly expanding into the mainstream from a niche segment, the release noted.

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