BUILDINGS Magazine Recognizes World Dryer’s VMax® High-Speed Hand Dryer as a 2014 Money-Saving Product Award Winner

    Berkeley, Ill.—June 18th, 2014―World Dryer, a leading manufacturer of high-speed energy-efficient hand dryers, today announced its VMax® high-speed hand dryer has been selected as a 2014 Money-Saving Products Award winner by BUILDINGS Magazine, a publication for commercial/institutional building ownership and facilities management professionals. The award is given to products that save money and make life easier for building managers. VMax, a “hands-in” vertical hand dryer, is designed to help facility managers realize economic and environmental savings by eliminating the use of paper towels. The VMax protects the environment by conserving energy and keeping waste out of landfills, and also reduces maintenance costs by eliminating germ-filled waste in overflowing trash cans or on the floor.

    After reviewing 268 submissions, the magazine’s editorial staff selected 97 winners in a range of categories such as energy, water savings, maintenance, HVAC and lighting. VMax incorporates into a vertical design the advanced features of World Dryer high-speed hand dryers, including:

    •10-12 second dry time
    •25 percent greater hand drying opening for a comfortable dry without touching the sides of the hand dryer
    •HEPA filter with odor neutralizing tablet system
    •Water collection reservoir that prevents water from pooling on the floor
    •An LED diagnostic display that indicates when to empty the water reservoir and change the HEPA filter
    •Quiet operation for sound sensitive areas
    •ADA compliant, with simple mounting bracket and polarized plug for easy installation
    •Antimicrobial technology to inhibit growth of bacteria, mold and fungus, extending the dryer’s service life
    •IP33 ingress protection against water

    “We are delighted that VMax has been selected to be a BUILDINGS Magazine Money-Saving Product winner,” said World Dryer President Dan Storto. “World Dryer continues to answer our customers’ evolving needs with innovative products that optimize dry time, energy consumption and user comfort, while reducing labor. We sincerely thank BUILDINGS Magazine for recognizing World Dryer’s efforts in this regard and the benefits of VMax to deliver on this promise.”

    About World Dryer Corporation
    World Dryer, the global leading manufacturer of hand dryers for over 50 years, is the only manufacturer that offers you a full portfolio of fast, energy efficient, competitively priced hand dryers designed to fit the individual needs of any facility. For more information, visit