Study: The majority of U.S. adults prefer businesses that go green
CINCINNATI — In honor of Earth Month, Cintas Corporation recently commissioned a survey revealing that 84 percent of U.S. adults prefer to do business with a company that uses green cleaning products and practices, according to a press release.
"Today''s consumers are environmentally-conscious and expect the businesses they patronize to use green cleaning practices," said Mike Thompson, senior vice president of Cintas Facility Services.
"This research affirms that using environmentally-friendly cleaning products and practices has a positive impact on the environment and can help drive repeat business," Thompson added.
The survey also discovered that many consumers have strong opinions regarding green cleaning, the release noted.
One in three adults, or 34 percent, strongly agree that they prefer to do business with companies that use green cleaning methodologies, while younger U.S. adults, ages 18-34, show the strongest preference as 47 percent strongly agree, the release stated.
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