About ALM

The Association for Linen Management (ALM) is a non-profit trade association dedicated to the professional development of personnel involved in the textile care industry. Our members are general managers, laundry directors, managers, and technicians providing textile care services; the facilities they serve with their services; and the equipment and supply companies who provide materials for textile care. ALM advances the use of textiles in healthcare, hospitality, correctional facilities, and long-term care providers through guidance for textile processing, management, and utilization.


Advancing excellence in the textile care industry through education, certification, research, and best practices.


To be the resource for safety, efficiency, and quality expertise for the textile care industry.