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We understand the symbols on the labels of clothing. Useful memo

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка

Symbols for the care of textiles are used to mark products (clothing and others) from textile materials. These symbols define the rules for processing the products for their correct use by consumers, preventing premature deterioration and deterioration.

At present, these symbols are set by the international standard "ISO 3758: 2012. Textile products. Marking care with the use of symbols. " There is an outdated, but acting analogue of this standard in the territory of Russia - "GOST ISO 3758-2010. Textile products. Symbols for care. / ISO 3758: 2005. Textiles - Care labelling code using symbols (IDT), published later than its original source.

Symbols are placed on the product on a special label sewn to it. The location of the label with symbols for care, fibrous tissue composition and other possible information is regulated by GOST 10581-91 "Sewing products. Marking, packaging, transportation and storage. "

You probably noticed more than once that on some of your things there are many different labels. On some clothes out of there is even more than 5-6. But they are attached to your things for a reason. It's time to start paying attention to them and then your favorite sweaters and pants will last much longer!

This useful reminder will help you easily understand the meaning of the symbols on the labels.

Symbols for the care of textiles (useful memo)

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка

Wash

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Stirring products with boiling. Products made of cotton and linen, white or color resistant to boiling.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Stirring products in hot water at 60 ° C. Products not resistant to boiling, for example, thin linen made of cotton or polyester fabrics.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памяткаРазбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Washing of products with neutral detergents in warm water at a maximum temperature of 40 ° C. For example, a dark colored or mottled product made of cotton, polyester and melange fabrics, thin linen from viscose and synthetic fibers.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Washing of products with neutral detergents in cold water at a maximum temperature of 30 ° C. For example, wool products, suitable for washing in the machine (gentle washing).
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Only hand wash is allowed. Do not rub, do not wring. Textile products that can not be washed in a washing machine. The washing temperature is 30 ° C-40 ° C, depending on the product.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not wash. The products bearing this sign are not subject to washing. They should be dry cleaned.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка It is possible to wash.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Gentle washing. Precisely withstand the water temperature, do not subject to strong machining, when spinning out - slow centrifuge mode.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Delicate wash. A large amount of water, minimal mechanical treatment, rapid rinsing.

Drying and pressing

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка You can dry it.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not dry (apply together with "Do not wash").
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка You can squeeze and dry in a washing machine or in an electric dryer for laundry.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not squeeze or dry in a washing machine or electric dryer.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not wring out.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry at low temperature.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry with medium temperature.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry at high temperature.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Gentle pressing and drying.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Delicate pressing and drying.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Vertical drying.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry without pressing.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry on a horizontal surface.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry in the shade.

Ironing

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка You can iron.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not iron.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Iron at a high temperature (up to 200 ° C). Cotton, linen, textile products in a wet condition. Only in this mode, you can steam off the laundry.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Ironing at medium temperature (up to 150 ° C). Cotton, silk, wool, polyester, viscose. To iron through a lightly moistened cloth or an iron with a steam humidifier.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Iron at low temperature (up to 110 ° C). Synthetic fabrics: polyacryl, polyamide, polyester, acetate.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not steam up.

Bleaching and Dry Cleaning

Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry cleaning.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry cleaning is prohibited. (Do not dry clean).
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Dry cleaning with any solvent.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка
Cleaning using hydrocarbon, chlorine ethylene, monoflorotrichloromethane.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка The dash under the circle with the letter indicates the need to expose the product to gentle cleaning.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Cleaning using hydrocarbon and trifluorochloromethane.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка The dash under the circle with the letter indicates the need to expose the product to gentle cleaning.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка You can bleach.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Do not bleach, you can not use chlorine-containing detergents and washing powders with bleach.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка You can bleach with chlorine.
Разбираемся в символах на ярлыках одежды. Полезная памятка Bleach only without chlorine.

A shortcut with recommendations for the care and use of clothing (how to properly clean, wash, dry, iron (and whether it is possible to conduct these operations) should be on every thing.

Usually, there is also a tape showing the ratio of fibers (raw material composition, in percents).

This information helps the consumer to keep the look and color of textiles so that clothes are worn for longer.

Many of these conditional icons on labels are not clear, the table shows typical signs on the labels of clothing: cleaning, washing, drying, ironing clothes .

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