DLI is assembling a host of resources for drycleaners to use during the coronavirus pandemic on this page. We will update it as new information becomes available.
DLI Coronavirus Update 3.27.2020
Essential Business Determinations by State
Check this list to see if your state has determined that drycleaning and laundry businesses are essential and allowed to stay open.
Your Business Is Essential in the Fight Against COVID-19
The CDC and WHO state the drycleaning and laundry processes kill most viruses. Use this article to locate and contact your state governor’s office about how you can help in the fight against COVID-19. Use or modify the sample text and join the campaign to stay open and stay in the fight.
DLI's Coronavirus-COVID-19 Guidance - March 13, 2020
Read DLI's Coronavirus-COVID-19 Guidance bulletin with information taken directly from the Centers for Disease Control. It includes information on the virus and safe handling of items in cleaning, risks to drycleaning and laundry personnel, frequently asked questions, and more. This item will be updated as more information becomes available.
Department of Labor Issues Regulations on Coronavirus
On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, the Department of Labor issued the first round of regulations and guidance implementing the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).
Department of Labor Releases Mandatory Poster as PDF
The Department of Labor has released a PDF poster outlining employee rights under the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Employers are required to post this notice in a conspicuous place where it can be viewed by all employees and applicants.
Poster for Customers
DLI created a PDF poster to help you reassure your customers that you are open and that you provide an essential, life-sustaining service.