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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

"By switching to the Dyson Airblade™ Tap, we're going to save over 2 million feet worth of paper towels - equivalent to about 3 one-way trips from Seattle to Portland, Oregon."

Steve Rybolt,
Environmental Manager

John G. Shedd Aquarium

The Shedd Aquarium hosts over 2 million guests annually through its aquatic exhibits. To combat the issue of noisy, disruptive dryers during some of its events, the Shedd has installed the Dyson Airblade dB hand dryers in its Oceanarium.

Fox Theatre

Opened in the 1920s for Atlanta's Shriners, the Fox Theatre has survived demolition to become an iconic entertainment venue. To help contribute to its sustainability initiative, Fox partnered with Dyson to install the Airblade™ hand dryers in its restrooms.

Soldier Field

Built in the early 1920s to commemorate American soldiers lost at war, Soldier Field has hosted a variety of events from football and soccer games to music festivals, stock car racing, and Easter egg hunts.

1871

1871 is a 50,000 square foot co-working center for digital startups in Chicago. Over 400 technology and digital entrepreneurs use it as their working and networking space.

5.4.7 Arts Center

5.4.7 Arts Center

The 5.4.7 Arts Center is a non-profit facility in Southwestern Kansas dedicated to raising the awareness of visual and performing arts through exhibits, workshops, art classes, and live performances.

BKI/Carl’s Jr.

BKI/Carl’s Jr.

Carl’s Jr. started as a one man hot dog stand in 1940’s Los Angeles. It has since grown into one of the largest fast-food chains on the west coast of America with over 1,000 franchised restaurants.

Cattlemen’s Steakhouse

Cattlemen's Steakhouse

Opening in the early 1900s, Cattlemen’s Steakhouse has become one of the best known restaurants in Oklahoma. Praise from the likes of Travel Channel’s “Man vs. Food” to “1,000 Places to See Before You Die,” rave about Cattlemen’s flavorful steaks and colorful history.

Claire’s on Cedros

Claire's on Cedros

Claire’s on Cedros, an organic bakery and café in San Diego, has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification and has been designated the U.S. Green Building Council’s 2010 LEED Project of the Year for the San Diego Chapter.

Classic Cinemas

Classic Cinemas

Classic Cinemas is a family-owned regional cinema chain in Illinois, specializing in renovating historic theatres and spaces. Beginning with the Tivoli Theatre in 1978, the business has now expanded to 13 theatre locations.

Gila C. Dorostkar, Pediatric Dentistry

Gila C. Dorostkar, Pediatric Dentistry

Gila C. Dorostkar, Pediatric Dentistry is a dental facility that provides preventative maintenance and dental care to infants through pre-teens. Dr. Dorostkar was the first privately funded pediatric dental office in the country to be awarded LEED® certification.

Edgewood Independent School District

Edgewood Independent School District

Bordering downtown San Antonio, Edgewood Independent School District (EISD) consists of 22 inner-city schools with almost 12,000 students. Vandalism of school property and restrooms is a recurring issue for the Edgewood.

Elkin City Schools

Elkin City Schools

Situated in the rolling foothills of North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Elkin City Schools is a school district located in the town of Elkin. The district serves over 1,000 students in its three schools: Elkin Elementary School, Elkin Middle School, and Elkin High School.

Gwinnett Center

Gwinnett Center

Opened in 2003, the Gwinnett Center is the leading cultural hub in Georgia’s Gwinnett County in the City of Duluth, and is used for everything from musical performances to small business conferences.

H.L.N.R.

H.L.N.R.

Part of owner Lorenzo Hadar’s concept for an environmentally sustainable future, the Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer has been crucial in achieving his dream of an entirely paper towel free restroom.

Harmons Grocers

Harmons Grocers

Harmons started out in 1932 – a young couple selling local produce from a fruit stand in Salt Lake City. Four generations later, there are 13 stores and Harmons is one of Utah’s largest privately-owned companies.

Hutton Hotel

Hutton Hotel

Hutton Hotel offers boutique elegance in Nashville’s bustling West End. Dedicated to reducing their environmental impact, the hotel was constructed from an existing building with the hotel’s main lobby situated on what used to be a parking lot.

Independence Visitor Center

Independence Visitor Center

With more than 2.3 million annual visitors, the Independence Visitor Center is the Philadelphia area’s tourism hub. The center’s dedicated concierge team has been advising visitors where to go, what to do, and where to stay in the City of Brotherly Love for the last decade.

Indie Burger

Indie Burger

A casual burger joint in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, Indie Burger has an Indie rock music vibe and eco-conscious philosophy. Its sustainable menu, 90% organic, is mainly prepared with locally grown ingredients and served in a virtually zero-waste restaurant.

Irving Independent School District

Irving Independent School District

Irving’s Independent School District comprises 45 campuses serving most of the city of Irving, near Dallas. From a young age, its students are encouraged to be green and the schools are also taking initiatives to lower their carbon footprints.

Lexington Avenue Brewery - The Lab

Lexington Avenue Brewery (The Lab)

Located in BeerCity USA (Asheville, North Carolina), The Lexington Avenue Brewery (Lab) serves up American fare with a unique twist and live music almost every night, in addition to its award-winning, craft beer.

Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers

The washroom facilities in sports stadiums have to cope with large numbers of users. The Dyson Airblade™ hand dryer is tested for durability and constant use, while the 12 second dry time improves washroom efficiency.

Mastronardi Produce

Mastronardi Produce

Mastronardi Produce is the name behind SUNSET® gourmet tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and organic produce. They have over 1700+ acres of greenhouse production around the world, including US, Canada, Mexico and Nicaragua.

M Resort Spa Casino

M Resort Spa Casino

Situated on 90+ acres at the south end of the Las Vegas Strip, the M Resort Spa Casino features progressive architectural style and cutting-edge technology designed to provide guests with the ultimate luxury experience whether they’re visiting for pleasure or business.

New Britain Museum of American Art

New Britain Museum of American Art

The New Britain Museum of American Art (NBMAA) was the first museum in the country to exclusively exhibit American art, and now boasts an art collection of over 10,000 pieces spanning more than three centuries.

Oakland Community College Michigan

Oakland Community College

Oakland Community College is the largest community college in Michigan with over 70,000 students enrolling each year. As student and staff numbers have grown, the college has faced problems maintaining their high standards in the college’s restrooms.

Schlafly Beer

Schlafly Beer

The Saint Louis Brewery was set up in 1989, with an overriding objective: create quality local microbrew beer. Its Schlafly Beer brands are brewed using traditional methods in a former printing works in downtown St. Louis.

Science Museum of Virginia

Science Museum of Virginia

The Science Museum of Virginia in Richmond is a leader in science education. The Museum offers exhibits, lectures, demonstrations, and summer camps on health, energy, and natural science – “inspiring Virginians to enrich their lives through science” every day.

Tao New York

Tao New York

When you’re running a high-profile restaurant in the heart of New York City, sourcing the highest-quality ingredients and fixtures is vital – even in the guest restrooms.

Thrivent Financial

Thrivent Financial

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is the nation’s largest fraternal benefit society. With almost 3,000 employees, Thrivent Financial provides financial solutions, membership activities, and resources to help Lutherans and their families with financial security.

Time Warner Center

Time Warner Center

The iconic Time Warner Center is located at Columbus Circle in Mid-town Manhattan. Its 2.8 million sq ft of mixed use space is home to the Time Warner Inc. World Headquarters, specialty Shops at Columbus Circle, Mandarin Oriental, and Jazz at Lincoln Center.

The University of Lowa

The University of Iowa

Established in 1847, the University of Iowa is a leading public academic institution with over 20 programs – such as healthcare and medical research – ranked in the top 10 among the nation’s public universities.

University of Maryland Medical Center

University of Maryland Medical Center

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) in Baltimore is a 2.2 million square foot, 763-bed flagship hospital that cares for over 300,000 patients annually within a not-for-profit healthcare network.

Upland Hills School

Located in Oxford, Michigan, Upland Hills School is an independent school inspired by the work of inventor R. Buckminster Fuller. Upland prides itself on taking a long term view of education, and the importance of community immersion.

Westfield Retail property

Westfield Retail property

Westfield is one of the world’s largest retail property groups. In the US, they manage 55 shopping centers in 12 states – 63 million square feet of retail space. They attract over 500 million shoppers every year.