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Purell Targets A Gajillion Germs

July 12, 2013

Gojo creates new back to school campaign

Gojo Industries is asking parents, teachers and schools to take the Kill a Gajillion Germs pledge towards everyday healthy hand hygiene this school year. 

The campaign starts July 15, 2013 with moms, dads and schools pledging to support healthy habits with the chance to win free Purell, dispensers and hand hygiene educational materials for their school along with individual prizes. The campaign runs until September 15, 2013. 

"Moms, teachers and principals all want a healthy school year," said Kathleen Hooker, marketing director, Purell Consumer Business.  "The Purell Kill A Gajillion Germs campaign is celebrating and raising awareness for the everyday habit of good hand hygiene.  In a study conducted in schools, absenteeism caused by illness was 51% lower in classrooms that used Purell Hand Sanitizer regularly and implemented a hand hygiene educational program versus classrooms that did not. "

Consumers can download coupons for in-store purchases of Purell hand sanitizer Purell Advanced Hand Sanitizer kills 99.99% of germs and is trusted by more leading hospitals than any other brand. 
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