Chicago, IL - September 29, 2010 - The Mini-Marathon 425, a self-contained carpet extractor manufactured by Tornado Industries, Inc., has just been award the Gold Seal of Approval from the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI).
The Seal of Approval program identifies carpet extractors and other carpet cleaning equipment that meet or exceed stringent standards of soil removal, water removal and protection of carpet fibers.
The Gold level is one of the top ratings.
The Mini-Marathon was developed for small-area carpet cleaning and has proven popular for cleaning professionals that clean carpets in hotel/motel rooms, smaller offices and apartment buildings.
Because of its small, compact size and ease of operation, the Mini-Marathon has also found its niche in the rental-market industry.
"Programs such as CRI's Seal of Approval program have been very positive and powerful for the [professional] cleaning industry," says Jolynn Kennedy, marketing manager for Tornado. "They have raised the standards for all manufacturers, resulting in more effective carpet cleaning equipment that also benefits the environment."
About Tornado a Tacony Company
Tornado Industries has been designing and engineering quality cleaning equipment for more than 80 years. The company has a long history of developing innovative products and applying the latest technology to increase productivity, reduce costs, and improve safety. Tornado prides itself on always being on the cutting edge of floor care cleaning solutions.
Tornado® Industries, Inc.
333 Charles Court #109
West Chicago, IL 60185
Phone: 800-Vacuums (800-822-8867); Fax: 708-867-6968
Chicago Phone: (630) 818-1300