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Plaintiff Gets Nothing in Lost-Pants Verdict

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WASHINGTON — D.C. Superior Court Judge Judith Bartnoff announced her...

Tell Senate to Vote 'No' on Bill, TCATA Says

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Textile Care Allied Trades Association (TCATA) is...

Dove Converts to GreenEarth Solvent

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TORONTO — DoveCorp Enterprises, a retail drycleaning conglomerate with...

Lost-Pants Plaintiff Breaks Down in Court

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Judge Roy Pearson, the plaintiff in the $54 million...

Clean Show Attendance Beats 2005 Numbers

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The crowds didn’t lie. Preliminary estimates indicate...

Visitors Continue to Swamp Show Floor

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Visitors continued to pack the aisles yesterday at the...

'Solvent Options' Reveals New Position on Perc

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LAS VEGAS, Nev.— A packed house attended yesterday's panel discussion at...

IFI Celebrates 100th, Changes Name

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The International Fabricare Institute (IFI) threw a...

2007 Clean Show Drawing Crowds

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Showgirls met with crowds in Las Vegas this morning to...

Damages Cut to $54 Million in Lost-Pants Trial

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Plaintiff Roy Pearson has reduced damages requested...

Florida Cleaner Charged with Hazwaste Violations

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (...

Scottsdale Drycleaner Wins Kudos from PETA

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Animal-rights activist group PETA honored Monte...

DEP Seeks Source of Queens Contamination

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NEW YORK — After discovering elevated levels of perchloroethylene in New...

Last Chance for Early Registration at Clean '07

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LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Only five days remain for drycleaners to take...

Most Readers Charge an Environmental Fee

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CHICAGO — Six out of 10 drycleaners (61.1%) responding to the most...

Lawyers Call for Discipline of Lost-Pants Plaintiff

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Association for Justice (AAJ), a...

Custom Cleaners Defense Fund Launched

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The backlash against what many inside and outside the...

The $65 Million Pant Suit

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Washington, D.C., judge is suing his local...

M&B Plant at Capacity After Killer Storm

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EAGLE PASS, Texas — M&B Metal Products’ hanger-manufacturing plant...

New Owners Target Growth for Adco

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SEDALIA, Mo. — The new owners of Adco Inc., Cambridge, Mass.-based...

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