Lavadero Banfield S.A. (Banfield Laundry) was established in 1970 and is located in Temperley (Buenos Aires), Argentina, Lavadero Banfield is a company dedicated to industrial laundry, mainly oriented to providing services to healthcare facilities.
In addition to cleaning the hospital linen and garments different types of protective garments both for nurses as well as surgical clothing is laundered, according to specific customer specifications. With over 100 employees these services are delivered 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
The company established procedures to treat garments exposed to infectious diseases which resulted in better controls on colonies of bacteria in each garment. In combination with new equipment Lavadero Banfield is currently becoming the Industrial Laundry plant with the highest technology in Argentina, an example for the industry.