Compare home washing to
Lindström’s industrial washing process

Use our sustainability calculator below by inputting the number of garments your employees wash on a monthly basis to highlight your carbon footprint.

Industrial
washing
vs.
Home
washing
pcs
Water

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per year with Lindström service
Detergent

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g / month
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per year with Lindström service
Energy

kWh / month

kWh / month
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per year with Lindström service
CO2 Emissions

kg / month

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per year with Lindström service

Do you know how home washing and our industrial washing processes differ from each other?

With our industrial washing process, you will actually save a lot of resources while ensuring your garments stay safe and hygienic.

Use the calculator to compare the consumption of water, energy and detergent between home and industrial washing.

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Water icon
Water
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Detergent
Energy icon
Energy
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Carbon Footprint
Industrial
washing

l / month

g / month

kWh / month

kg / month
Home
washing

l / month

g / month

kWh / month

kg / month
Save
l
water / year
with Lindström service
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kg
detergent / year
with Lindström service
Save
kWh
energy / year
with Lindström service
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kg
CO2 emissions / year
with Lindström service

What is the environmental footprint of washing 17 garments at home?

46 kg
CO2

per year*

* Featured data is from European Textile Services Association
Textile supply icon
15 kg CO2
Textile supply
Water heating icon
16 kg CO2
Water heating
Water icon
1 kg CO2
Water & Waste Water Treatment
Electricity icon
5 kg CO2
Electricity
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4 kg CO2
Detergents
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5 kg CO2
Transport

46kg CO2 =

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