SCA’s Tork Introduces Skin Care in Canada


Premium Foam Soaps and Sanitizers Designed to Meet Customer Hand Hygiene Needs

OAKVILLE – SCA, a global hygiene company and makers of the Tork brand of away-from-home paper and hand hygiene products,recently introduced six new premium foam soaps in Canada’s skin care market to help better meet customers’ hand hygiene needs.

The new premium productsinclude foam antibacterial soap, alcohol-free hand sanitizer and hand sanitizer with alcohol.The line of products is designed for use in both the manual and automatic TorkSelect Foam Dispensing Systems.

“Greater public awareness of effective hand hygiene continues to drive the popularity of foam hand care products throughout the commercial market,”said Andy Vince, regional vice president Canadafor SCA’s North American away from home professional hygiene business. “Tork foamskin caredispensers and premium foam skin care products meet the needs of our customers in Canada, offeringthem cost-effective and environmentally conscious hand hygiene solutions.”

All of the foam productsare enriched with conditioners that help keep skin smooth and soft even after frequent use. They are available in a variety of formulas, including:

  • Tork Premium Foam Soap Antibacterialwith 0.5 percent Triclosan,kills 99.9 percent of potentially harmful bacteria commonly found in foodservice and healthcare environments. Its rich formula leaves no residue on skin, which is great for food preparation areas. The mild, fragrance-free foam is specially formulated for frequent use.
  • Tork Premium Foam Hand Sanitizer Alcohol-Free with 0.1 percent Benzalkonium Chloride, kills 99.9 percent of harmful germs to help prevent the spread of disease and is effective against MRSA and E.Coli in just 15 seconds.The gentle, fast drying formula provides a fresh, light scent and is enriched with aloe vera and glycerin. It is non-flammable for safe storage.
  • Tork Premium Foam Hand Sanitizer with Alcoholhelps prevent the spread of disease by killing 99.9 percent of harmful germs, including E. Coli, VRE, MRSA and other common bacteria.The gentle, dye and fragrance free formula is enriched with aloe vera and glycerin for smooth healthy hands. This formula contains 67 percent alcohol and is ideal for locations outside the washroom, such as cafeterias, school entrances, gyms, meeting rooms and airports.

Tork’s innovative foam skin care dispensing systems feature upscale, modern designs, while providing concentrated and luxurious foam, packaged and sealed in hygienic refill bags.The design of the dispensers helps control usage,reduce maintenance and deliver superior hand hygiene.

The TorkSelect Automatic Foam Dispensing System delivers high capacity refills, reducing maintenanceand packaging waste. The touch-free feature increases hygiene and cleanliness. The TorkSelect Manual Foam Dispensing System iscost-effective with its high product capacity and simple refill replacement, which also helps to keep maintenance low.The sleek, no-drip designs of both dispensers, available in white or black with a translucent inset, give washrooms a clean, upscale appearance.

To learn more about Tork premium foam skin care products, visit

About Tork

The Tork brand offers professional hygiene products and services to customers ranging from restaurants and healthcare facilities to offices, schools and industries. Products include dispensers, paper towels, toilet tissue, soap, napkins, and industrial and kitchen wipers. Through expertise in hygiene, functional design and sustainability, Tork has become a market leader. Tork is a global brand of SCA, and a committed partner to customers in over 80 countries.

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About SCA

SCA is a global hygiene and paper company that develops and produces personal-care products, tissue, packaging solutions, publication papers and solid-wood products.

Sales are conducted in some 100 countries. SCA has many well-known brands, including the global brands TENA and Tork. Sales in 2011 amounted to SEK 106 billion (EUR 11.7 billion). SCA has about 43,000 employees.

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