The Patriots Put A Lot Of Energy Into Conserving It

With the capacity to hold nearly 70,000 people for any event, the stadium’s restrooms were one area that offered room for improvement. Originally equipped with paper towel dispensers, the stadium used an average of 6,264,000 paper towels per year, at a cost of more than $50,000 for paper, maintenance and waste removal. In September 2009, Excel Dryer, Inc., manufacturer of the patented high-speed, energy-efficient commercial hand dryer, XLERATOR®, announced a partnership with the New England Patriots to install more than 125 XLERATOR hand dryers that feature Excel Dryer’s exclusive, custom digital imaging cover technology throughout Gillette Stadium. The units have several different cover designs featuring the team’s logo, colors and some with a sustainability message letting fans know why they’ve switched from paper towels.

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