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The Field Museum Wins 10th Annual Cintas "America's Best Restroom Award"

Cincinnati, OH. - The finest restrooms in America are inside The Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois. So says the Internet public who cast online ballots in the 10th annual "America's Best Restroom" contest presented by Cincinnati-based Cintas Corporation, a leading provider of restroom hygiene products and services. High-resolution images of the winners' facilities are available at

The 2011 contest attracted nominations from a wide range of businesses, including restaurants, hotels and museums. Ten finalists were selected based on exceptional hygiene, style, public accessibility and usability. "The Field Museum is honored to receive this award," says The Field Museum's Vice President of Finance, Jim Croft, who oversaw the redesign of the bathroom. "Host to over 1.3 million visitors each year, the Museum strives to give visitors the best service and exhibitions; we also feel this about the amenities and we are pleased to offer our guests these unique restrooms."

AMPCO Products, LLC is proud to have manufactured and installed in the Field Museum our unique and innovative Euroline Solid Surface Veneer family of toilet partitions. These toilet partitions are representative of AMPCO's leading edge design and manufacturing of custom toilet compartments exceeding the expectations of our customers. AMPCO Euroline toilet compartments offer unsurpassed security and privacy with our no sight line construction style. They offer minimal floor clearance and feature a door mounting system that virtually eliminates see-thru gaps. Euroline is available in a variety of materials. Tens of thousands of votes were cast at the program's website.