KSTP CHANNEL-5 EYEWITNESS NEWS – 04-17-20
Getting your laundry properly washed has some added challenges during a pandemic, but a laundromat in St. Paul is using new technology to make sure clothes are completely cleaned.
Arcade Laundromat is the first in the U.S. to use UV rays to clean clothes. It’s a technique co-owner Nick Dillon says will bring peace of mind to those worried about COVID-19.
“Everybody is scared about COVID-19, and we are too,” Dillon said. “We had to figure out what can we do about it. Everybody needs clean clothes. Everybody deserves clean clothes. So what better way to do it than bring something that can clean these clothes better than they’ve ever been cleaned before to a laundromat setting?”
The UV rays and ozone the laundromat uses bring its level of cleaning comparable to hotels and hospitals. The technology was developed by Wisconsin-based Omni Solutions…
Posted: April 20, 2020 – by OMNI Solutions