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Clean N’ Brite Earns IFI’s Professional Certification Designation

Mr. Benny Mehta of Clean N’ Brite has met all the criteria to earn the “Certified Professional Drycleaner” (CPD) designation from the International Fabricare Institute (IFI). This program involves a rigorous course of study, followed by a three-hour written exam.

The exam affirms the drycleaner’s expertise on various issues, such as professional dry cleaning procedures, the implementation of prescribed dry cleaning standards of physical plant facilities, and safe equipment operation. All CPDs must earn recertification every five years.

Certified Professional Drycleaners can provide customers with:

  • Proven, up-to-date knowledge of business management, customer service, fibers and fabrics and the dry cleaning process,
  • Adherence to the “Professional Standards of Certified Drycleaners”,
  • An awareness of the professional and safe operation of dry cleaning establishments.

Mr. Mehta passed the exam in April 2005. The certification runs through 2010.

“Certification as a professional drycleaner is an important professional milestone for me which enables Clean N Brite to provide the kind of quality, value and service our customers deserve. It also enhances my abilities to represent and assist peer drycleaners through Mid-Atlantic Association of Cleaners, a trade association of drycleaners in four states, including Virginia”, Mr. Mehta said.

IFI is a trade association representing approximately 6,000 drycleaners, launderers and wetcleaners in the United States and 54 other nations.

Clean N’ Brite is located at 1630 Virginia Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, diagonally across from Harmony Square shopping center. Clean N’ Brite offers a 7,000 square feet facility consisting of over 100 machines for self service laundry and a full service dry cleaning plant with the most convenient hours, quality and friendly service. Clean N’ Brite also specializes in Fire and Water Damage Restoration to fabrics. Mr. Mehta can be reached at (540) 574 2532.