EAU CLAIRE, Wis. & MINNEAPOLIS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Huebsch Services, which provides work uniforms, floor mats and cleaning supplies to a variety of industries in western Wisconsin and the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, has received Hygienically Clean Food Safety certification for laundries that provide uniform services to the food manufacturing and processing industry.
“The certification is a testament to the diligence and commitment of our employees”
The certification is awarded according to standards and practices set by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). TRSA, an association representing companies that supply uniforms, floor mats, and other products, conducts the inspections and testing involved in the certification process.
The certification ensures that textile products laundered for businesses meet key disinfection criteria. It verifies that uniforms cleaned in such facilities meet hygienically clean standards and best management practices for servicing animal processing, dairies, fruit and vegetable suppliers, bakeries, grain and other food and beverage firms.
Jim Vaudreuil, chief executive officer of Huebsch, said the company registered exceptionally high scores — 98 points out of 100 — following inspections of Huebsch’s Eau Claire, Wis. plant, which included analyses of Huebsch procedures and laboratory testing of its laundry practices.
“The certification is a testament to the diligence and commitment of our employees,” Vaudreuil said. “Based on this certification, our customers know that an objective third party has certified that we meet the highest standards for cleanliness and food safety.”
In addition to food manufacturing and processing, Huebsch serves thousands of companies in a wide variety of other industries, including retail, healthcare, hospitality, property management and others. With more than 100 employees, Huebsch Services is headquartered in Eau Claire, Wis. and also has a plant in Eagan, Minn. Additional information is available at www.huebsch-services.com.