Garment Care

As part of our commitment to you, the consumer, Olympic Cleaners wants to help you best protect your wardrobe and household textiles, preserving their beauty and extending their longevity.

According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), all manufacturers are required to attach a permanent label to textile garments detailing directions for their care. At least one safe care method for a garment must be listed by the manufacturer and importer. With the exception of footwear, gloves, hats, suede and leather clothing, and household items, such as linens, all textile clothing is covered by the rule.


Dry Cleaning Symbols

  1. Dry clean symbol
  2. Dry clean, any solvent symbol
  3. Dry clean, petroleum based solvent only symbol
  4. Dry clean, any solvent other than trichloroethylene symbol
  5. Do not dry clean symbol
  6. Dry clean, short cycle symbol
  7. Dry clean, low moisture symbol
  8. Dry clean, low heat symbol
  9. Dry clean, no steam symbol
  10. Dry clean, any solvent, short cycle symbol
  11. Dry clean, any solvent, low moisture symbol
  12. Dry clean, any solvent, low heat symbol
  13. Dry clean, any solvent, no steam symbol


Washing Symbols

  1. Machine wash, gentle / delicate symbol
  2. Machine wash, permanent press / wrinkle resistant symbol
  3. Machine wash, regular / normal symbol
  4. Do not wash
  5. Hand wash only
  6. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 30 degrees C (85 degrees F) symbol
  7. Machine wash, permanent press / wrinkle resistant, 30 degrees C (85 degrees F) symbol
  8. Machine wash, regular / normal, 30 degrees C (85 degrees F) symbol
  9. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 40 degrees C (105 degrees F) symbol
  10. Machine wash, permanent press, 40 degrees C (105 degrees F) symbol
  11. Machine wash, regular / normal, 40 degrees C (105 degrees F) symbol
  12. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 50 degrees C (120 degrees F) symbol
  13. Machine wash, permanent press, 50 degrees C (120 degrees F) symbol
  14. Machine wash, regular / normal, 50 degrees C (120 degrees F) symbol
  15. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 60 degrees C (140 degrees F) symbol
  16. Machine wash, permanent press, 60 degrees C (140 degrees F) symbol
  17. Machine wash, regular / normal, 60 degrees C (140 degrees F) symbol
  18. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 70 degrees C (160 degrees F) symbol
  19. Machine wash, permanent press, 70 degrees C (160 degrees F) symbol
  20. Machine wash, regular / normal, 70 degrees C (160 degrees F) symbol
  21. Machine wash, gentle / delicate, 95 degrees C (200 degrees F) symbol
  22. Machine wash, permanent press, 95 degrees C (200 degrees F) symbol
  23. Machine wash, regular / normal, 95 degrees C (200 degrees F) symbol
  24. Hand wash, 30 degrees C (85 degrees F) symbol
  25. Hand wash, 40 degrees C (105 degrees F) symbol
  26. Hand wash, 50 degrees C (120 degrees F) symbol


Drying Symbols

  1. Tumble dry, normal symbol
  2. Tumble dry, normal, low heat symbol
  3. Tumble dry, normal, medium heat symbol
  4. Tumble dry, normal, high heat symbol
  5. Tumble dry, normal, no heat symbol
  6. Tumble dry, permanent press symbol
  7. Tumble dry, permanent press, low heat symbol
  8. Tumble dry, permanent press, medium heat symbol
  9. Tumble dry, permanent press, high heat symbol
  10. Tumble dry, gentle symbol
  11. Tumble dry, gentle, low heat symbol
  12. Tumble dry, gentle, medium heat symbol
  13. Tumble dry, gentle, high heat symbol
  14. Tumble dry, permanent press, no heat symbol
  15. Line dry symbol
  16. Drip dry symbol
  17. Dry flat symbol
  18. Dry in shade symbol
  19. Do not dry symbol
  20. Line dry in shade symbol
  21. Drip dry in shade symbol
  22. Dry flat in shade symbol