Green Restaurant Association Endorses World Dryer’s Energy-Efficient Hand Dryers

Green Restaurant Association Endorses World Dryer’s Energy-Efficient Hand Dryers for Meeting its Highest Environmental Endorsement Standards

Berkeley, Ill.—February 10, 2014―World Dryer Corporation, a leading manufacturer of high-speed energy-efficient hand dryers, announced today that the Green Restaurant Association (GRA) has endorsed its high-efficiency SMARTdri®, SMARTdri Plus®, SLIMdri®, VMax® and Airforce hand dryers for meeting GRA’s rigorous enviromental product endorsement standards. Qualifications for this endorsement include the requirement that all high-speed hand dryers must have power consumption less than 1500 watts and a dry time of less than 15 seconds.  
World Dryer’s GRA-Endorsed products offer a full portfolio of high-speed and energy-efficient hand dryers to help restaurant owners, architects and facility managers with options created specifically to meet the unique needs and requirements of any facility while saving energy.

"We are very honored that our top-line high-speed hand dryers have been recognized for the prestigious and important GRA Endorsement designation," said Dan Storto, president, World Dryer. "Our goal as a company is to manufacturer hand dryers that help energy-conscious businesses qualify for valuable credits while showing their customers, visitors and employees that the environment matters."

"The GRA applauds World Dryer for intelligently designing, engineering and manufacturing these high-speed hand dryers to meet the industry's highest environmental standards," said Michael Oshman, CEO and Founder of the GRA.

The GRA provides endorsements for environmental products available in the restaurant industry. A restaurant needs 100 GreenPoints™ to become a Certified Green Restaurant®. Each World Dryer’s efficient hand dryer earns a restaurant 7.5 GreenPoints™ toward this goal.

About the Green Restaurant Association
The Green Restaurant Association is a national non-profit organization that provides the only official Certified Green Restaurants® mark in the country. For 23 years, the GRA has pioneered the Green Restaurant® movement and has been the leading voice within the industry encouraging restaurants to listen to consumer demand and green their operations using transparent, science-based certification standards. For more information, visit

About World Dryer Corporation
World Dryer, the global leading manufacturer of hand dryers for over 50 years, is the only manufacturer that offers you a full portfolio of fast, energy efficient, competitively priced hand dryers designed to fit the individual needs of any facility. For more information, visit

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