Steam is a hot resource at Tom's of Maine. We use it at our manufacturing facility for everything from heating and cleaning to sanitizing. The trick is to be more efficient with the water we use to limit how much we need. We're now using technology that helps us do a better job of that. Here's how it works:
Is our water working hard enough? When we asked that question, a better idea washed in. A thorough examination of water use at our manufacturing facility revealed a way to get more out of water before it goes down the drain.
When you put heads together, good ideas flow! Our team at our manufacturing facility in Sanford, Maine discovered a smarter way to handle water. They made a simple change to the way we deliver raw materials into mixing tanks to make Tom's of Maine products.