How It Works
Made from a soft, antimicrobial vinyl, the EcoPro pillow cover is the revolutionary new product that replaces wasteful paper and cloth pillow cases with an easy to clean, eco-friendly alternative.
The EcoPro pillow cover does not require laundering and is easily cleaned with the products you already use.
Simply spray with disinfectant and wipe off the surface of the EcoPro pillow cover while cleaning your table and your are ready for your next client!
Now you have more time to spend on things that actually help grow your business, while also saving money and conserving natural resources.
Oh, and by the way, your clients and staff will love them!
Reasons To Change
There are many great reasons to switch to the EcoPro pillow cover ranging from simplicity and convenience to their cool, modern look. Some of the main benefits include:
Laundering cloth pillowcases is more than just a pain. It wastes time, water, electricity and has a MASSIVE impact on your bottom line. Here are some of the main details if you currently use cloth pillowcases:
Laundering pillow cases wastes 5200 gallons of water per physical therapist, annually.
It takes over 700 KwH of electricity per physical therapist, per year, to launder pillowcases.
Support staff spends 65 hours each year doing one physical therapist's pillowcase laundry.
It costs over $1000 per physical therapist, per year, to launder pillowcases.
Paper Pillow Covers
Using paper pillow covers doesn't just fill up the trash can really quickly. Paper pillow covers are extremely wasteful and harmful to your bottom line. Here are some of the facts if you currently use paper pillow covers:
Paper pillow covers cost over $3000 per physical therapist, per year.
By eliminating Paper pillow covers, you save the equivalent of 2 trees per therapist, per year.
ECOPRO ANNUAL COST: $47.96**
2 Full-time Physical Therapist's using 4 Pillow covers = $239.80/5 years (typical lifespan)
**The math: All calculations listed are based on the premise that 2 Full-time Physical Therapist's will typically each see 15 patients per day and utilize 2 pillows per patient. This may vary by clinic, business model and practitioner of course! Actual savings will vary!
How To Use It:
- Insert a standard pillow and zip the cover closed.
- You will notice the optional hanging loop.
- You may leave the loop out for hanging, or tuck it inside for typical use.
- That's it, the pillow cover is ready to use.
- Spray/Wipe the pillow cover with disinfectant while cleaning your table.
- Allow to dry per your cleaning products instructions.
To improve airflow if needed, leave the zipper closure open approximately 2".
For clients with extreme forward head, try folding pillow covers in half, tilting up the head piece on your table or stacking thinner pillows.
To indicate a pillow cover has been cleaned, try turning the pillow perpendicular to the table.
Use 20 oz pillows for improved stacking and folding.