UPCOMING EVENTS

CERTIFICATIONS

Verified and Quantified

Certifying your laundry through TRSA verifies your practices and quantifies your hygienic and green outcomes to maximize customers’ confidence in your processing and handling. Learn More

ADVOCACY

Promoting and Protecting the Industry

TRSA manages legislative and regulatory issues that directly impact the textile service industry. We communicate on the industry’s behalf with federal, state and local legislators and regulators. Learn More

Legislation

Learn about new and ongoing legislative initiatives TRSA is monitoring, tracking and reporting to develop…

Government Relations

Providing legislators and regulators a local perspective regarding the impact of proposed Bills and rules…

Regulation

Get up to date on proposed rules of specific concern or measures likely to affect the industry…

TRSAPAC

TRSA’s Political Action Committee, is the industry’s only political action committee contributing to the…

RECENT NEWS

Hot Off The Press

Get up to speed in the latest developments in business and government affecting your operations and read expert opinions on how industry practices can improve.

Texas Tax Reform Push – Feb. 21 Conference Call Set

TRSA is leading an effort on behalf of commercial laundries to amend the Texas franchise tax to include uniform and linen rental companies. If TRSA wins this battle it will save operators money by lowering the industry’s franchise tax rate from .75% to .35%.

Clarus Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Clarus Linen Systems, Buffalo, NY, recently filed under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Law, according to news reports. Chapter 11 allows a company to reorganize under the court’s supervision while being protected from creditors.

Cintas, Marriott Team Up on Garment Recycling

Cintas Corp. recently announced a new garment program with JW Marriott hotels that includes an apparel collection that employees across 51 properties will wear. In addition, when those garments are ready for retirement, those properties that are in the U.S. also will participate in an effort to recycle that clothing through a program managed by Cintas.