GOJO US: History - GOJO Industries, Inc.
Our History. Founding of GOJO and History of Our Products and Well-Being Solutions. Our story begins in Akron, Ohio, during World War II. Goldie Lippman was a supervisor in one of Akron's many rubber factories, manufacturing life rafts and rubber products for the war effort, where she and her co-workers discovered how difficult it was to clean their hands after a day’s work.