The Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System ... •Demonstrates
The Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System ... •Demonstrates
The Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System ... •Demonstrates
The Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System ... •Demonstrates

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  • The Environmentally Preferred Cleaning System That Saves 100% Of Your Water and Substantial Electricity

  • ACCORDING TO THE EPA, MOISTURE CONTROL IS THE KEY TO MOLD CONTROL

    Avoids Mold & Mildew GrowthTheHOSTSystemusesless than one teaspoon of liquid per square footcleaned. Unlikewetcleaningmethods,HOSTdoesnotleavecarpetswetormoistwithwastewaterthatcanleadtomoldgrowthifitisntdriedquicklyenough.Infact,HOSThelpsremovemoldandmildewfromcarpets.

    Reduces Indoor AllergensResearchstudiesbyJudithBates,Ph.D.Biochemistry*,haveshownthatonecleaningwiththeHOSTSystemusingHOSTMachinesreduces:

    Dustmitesby78% Catallergenby85% Dustmiteallergenby75% Moldsporesby85%

    AdditionaltestswiththeHOSTLiberator &Freestyle machinesshowevengreaterallergenextraction: Dustmiteallergenby89% Moldsporesby97%

    *Researchresultsavailableonrequestandatwww.hostdry.com

    CONSERVES WATER & ENERGY

    EnergyWateruseagedrivestheamountofenergyusedincarpetcleaning.UsingHOST,thereis:

    Nowatertoheat Noneedtorundehumidifiersand airconditioners Noneedtouseblowerstodrycarpet toremovemoisturefromthecarpetandair

    WaterUseofin-houseormunicipalwateriszero withtheHOSTSystem.Yousave100%ofwhatwaterawetcleaningsystemrequires.Thewaternecessaryforcarpetcleaning,alreadyinHOST,amountstolessthanoneteaspoonpersquarefootcleaned.

    TheHOSTSystemdeepcleanscarpetwith97%lesswaterthanhigh-flowwetextractors.

    USDA BIOBASED & BIOPREFERREDHOSTdryextractioncleaners areUnitedStatesDepartmentofAgriculture(USDA)certifiedbiobasedproductsthatcontain

    100%USDAcertifiedbiobasedcontentbyweight,andaretheonlydrycarpetcleanersthathaveearnedUSDABioPreferred designationforFederalpreferredpurchasing(ASTMtestmethodD6866).USDABioPreferredproductsarecomposedinwholeorinpartofbiologicalproductsorrenewableagriculturalmaterials,includingplant,animalormarinematerials.Productsmadefromrenewableresourcesreducethe

    demandforfiniteresourcesandareusuallybiodegradableorrecyclable.HOSTdryextractioncleaners requirenospecialdisposal.

    HOSTS ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITSNo other cleaning method can compare.

    USING HOST JUST ONCE WOULD SAVE 9,770,000,000 GALLONS OF WATER!According to industry estimates there are about 200 billion square feet of carpet in the United States.Cleaning all of this carpet just once with HOST would save 9,770,000,000 gallons of water!

    Thats enough water to: Fill 195 million standard bathtubs Flush a 1.6 gallon toilet more than 6 billion times

    Sustain over 53 million people for one yearor over 670 thousand for their lifetimes

    DID YOU KNOW?

    It is unlawful for a manufacturerto claim that its products orequipment remove dust mites ormold from the environment unless the EPA has registered its facility.

    HOST products are manufactured in an

    EPA registered facility, EPA Establishment

    Number 074202-WI-001.

  • HOST IS GREEN SEALCERTIFIEDTheGreenSeal isawardedtoproductsthatmeetthestandardsofperformance,safetyandreliability.BecauseallthreeHOSTdryextractioncleanersachievedtheGreenSealCertification,youcanbesurethattheywillpromoteacleaner,healthierenvironment,causelesstoxicpollution,reducewasteandconserveresourcesandhabitats.

    What does Green Seal Certified mean?GreenSealCertificationmeansthataproductorservicehasbeentestedaccordingtoscience-basedenvironmentalleadershipstandards,thatitworksaswellorbetterthanothersinitsclass,andthatithasbeenevaluatedwithoutbiasorconflictofinterest.Thisgivesmanufacturerstheassurancetobackuptheirclaims,andpurchasersconfidencethatcertifiedproductsarebetterforhumanhealthandtheenvironment.

    ToearntheGreenSeal,aproductmustmeettheGreenSealenvironmentalstandardforthecategoryasdemonstratedbyrigorousevaluation,testingandaplantvisit.

    Byidentifying,certifying,andpromotingenvironmentallyresponsibleproductsandservices,GreenSeal: Improvestheenvironmentbyreducingtoxicpollutionandwaste,conservingresourcesandhabitatsandminimizingglobalwarmingandozonedepletion

    Increaseshealthandwell-being,particularlyinpopulationsmostaffectedbyproductchoicesuchasschoolchildren,servicestaffandtheelderly

    Demonstratestovariousbusinesssegmentsthatenvironmentallyresponsibleproductscanimprovequalityandboostprofitability

    More specifically, HOST dry extraction cleaners have beenshown by Green Seal to:

    HaveNOVOCs

    Benontoxic

    Containreadilybiodegradableingredients

    Passperformancetesting

    Benoncorrosivetoskinoreyes

    Benonsensitizingtoskin

    Haveresponsiblepackaging

    Containnoopticalbrighteners

    Containnoozone-depletingcompounds

    Containnointentionallyaddedcarcinogens,reproductivetoxinsorheavymetals

    Notbecombustible

    Notcauseeutrophication(eradicationofwater-basedorganismsduetotheoxygendepletioncausedbythedecayofover-fertilizedplantlifesuchasalgae)

    Provideexcellenttraining

    *This product meets the Green Seal Standard for Cleaning Products for Industrial and Institutional Use, GS-37,based on its reduced human and environmental toxicity and reduced volatile organic compound content.

    Its In Our Nature...

    The HOST Dry Extraction

    Carpet Cleaning System is a

    proven method for achieving clean

    and dry carpet that looks its best

    every day. But did you know that

    using HOST can contribute to a

    cleaner environment both inside

    and outside your facility? In fact,

    no other carpet cleaning product

    has the variety of independent

    certification and research that

    HOST Dry Carpet Cleaner has.

    This summary of independent

    research and certifications shows

    that HOST is environmentally

    preferred and the best choice for

    green, clean and dry carpet that

    looks its best every day.

  • Racine Industries, Inc. 1-800-558-94391405 Sixteenth Street 1-262-637-4491Racine, WI 53403 USA FAX 1-262-637-0558

    www.hostdry.com

    #1373K

    CORPORATE ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE

    EPAs Design for the Environment Program (DfE): Safer Detergent Stewardship Initiative (SDSI)RacineIndustries,Inc.,isaChampion,thehighestlevelofrecognitionoffered,intheEPAsDesignfortheEnvironmentProgram(DfE):SaferDetergentStewardshipInitiative(SDSI).Thisreflectsourongoingcorporatecommitmenttoformulatingsaferandmorebiodegradableproducts.

    Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)HOSTsenvironmentalscoresviaLCAarethebestinthecarpetcleaningcategory,leavingHOSTwiththesmallestenvironmentalfootprintaround.Weintendtokeepitthatway.(Source:NationalInstituteofStandardsandTechnologys[NIST]BuildingforEnvironmentalandEconomicSustainability[BEES]LifeCycleAnalysis.)

    Environmental Management ApproachManysmalleffortsadduptomakingabigenvironmentalimpact.Forinstance,wegiveshippingpreferencetothoseusingrenewableresources.Weusepoint-of-usewaterheaterstominimizeheatlossthroughpipesandreclaimheatelsewheretobereused.Wesourcelocallyandrecycleextensively.Weareontheconstantlookoutforothersuchopportunities.

    LEED POINTSTheUSGreenBuildingCouncilsLEED(LeadershipinEnergy&EnvironmentalDesign)GreenBuildingRatingSystem isavoluntary,consensus-based,nationalstandardfordevelopinghigh-performance,sustainablebuildings.UsingtheHOSTDryExtractionCarpetCleaningSystemcontributestoearningcreditstoachieveandmaintainbuildingcertification.Unlikeothergreencleaningsystems,theHOST

    Systemgoesbeyondgreencleaningandmaycontributetocreditsregardingwaterandwastewaterconservation,energyconservation,andIntegratedPestManagement.

    HEALTH & SAFETYInaccordancewithConsumerProductsSafetyCommissionandFederalHazardousSubstancesActregulations,HOSTisnotaneyeirritantnoraprimaryskinirritantandisnontoxicbyoralingestionorbyinhalation.HOSTisnotaWHMISControlProduct.HOSTcontainsnodyes,containsnoheavymetals,doesnotbecomeairborneandhaslowVOCs.HOSTDryCarpetCleanersHazardousMaterialsInformationSystem(HMIS)ratingis:Health=0;Flammability=0;Reactivity=0;PersonalProtection=nonerequired.

    WOOLSAFE CERTIFIEDHOSTdryextractioncleaners,HOSTPREP andHOSTSpotRemoverareprovenasbothcleanersand/orspotremoversundertheinternationalthird-partytestingconductedbyWoolSafe.WoolSafeApprovedCertificationmeansthataproductcleanswell,thatitwillnotdamagefibersorcolors,andthatitdoesnotleavearesiduethatwouldpromoterapidresoiling.TheWoolSafeOrganizationisaninternationalcertifying

    bodyfocusedoncarpetcleaningandmaintenanceproductsforwoolandwoolblendcarpets.Itspurposeistoindicatethatproductshavebeentestedandapprovedasbeingsuitableforthesecarpets.Productsaretestedonarangeofcharacteristicsintwocategories,defensivetestsandperformancetests.WoolSafeApprovedmeansthattheproductiseffective,haslowresoilingcharacteristics,islowinalkalinity,hasnobleachingagents,noopticalbrighteners,isnonflammable,nonhazardous,environmentallyresponsibleandhasclearandconciseusedirections.

    ADDITIONALLYHOSTDryCarpetCleaneralsoisapprovedbytheFloridaSchoolPlantManagersAssociation(FSPMA)forcarpetcleaningproductsbasedonperformance,safetyandenvironmentalcriteria.