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Interfacing Separation

Fusible Interfacings

Garments constructed with fusible interfacings can cause many problems for the cleaner. Of course, the main problem is a partial or complete separation of the fusible material from the shell fabric, r...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 8/21/2018 11:31:15 AM

Stain Removal and the Care Label Rule

Stain Removal

Most clothing sold in the United States must have a care label attached. The instructions will give a care procedure "necessary for the ordinary use and enjoyment of the product." A cleaner is not req...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 8/13/2018 8:29:13 AM

Ink Stains on Acetate

Ink Stains

Q: How do you remove ink stains from acetate? A: The regular procedure for removing ink stains is as follows: volatile dry solvent oily-type paint remover volatile dry solvent steam or water ...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 8/7/2018 9:06:54 AM