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Food and Beverage
Linen Laundry

As a trusted provider of food and beverage linen laundry services, Ecolab offers superior solutions that address the unique challenges of the food and beverage industry. Our equipment, products and programs help you protect food safety, reduce laundry costs, and ensure that your linens emerge from the wash clean and stain-free.

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Save Water. Save Energy. Save Time.

Ecolab ProTEX PLUS is a comprehensive wash program that helps you optimize every part of your laundry operation. A specialist works with you identify equipment and products to make your wash line more efficient. We also help you minimize water and energy use, to reduce costs and environmental impact.

Current Challenges for Food and Beverage Laundry

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Vegetable Oils

The ban of trans fats has ushered in the use of natural, unsaturated liquid vegetable oils, which are more difficult to clean from fabric.

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When it comes to food and beverage uniforms, spun polyester is the fabric of choice. This material dislikes the high temps of traditional food processing laundry cycles, making disinfection a challenge.

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Nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs) have been phased out of laundry detergents. The new chemistries need to be safer for people and the environment, and outperform the old technology.

Dramatically reduce oil stains on spun polyester linen with PolyVantage, Ecolab’s low-temperature, low-alkali sustainable detergent for food and beverage linen.

Learn more about PolyVantage

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