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Name one way manufacturers give advice on how to care for a product
1. Information on the label 2. Swing ticket 3. Instruction booklets for washing machines or tumble dryers
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What does HLCC stand for?
Home Laundering Consultative Council
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What does HLCC do?
They are concerned with the after-care of clothes and textile products and care labelling
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What is GINITEX?
They are the body that regulates the use of symbols throughout Europe.
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What do the symbols of 'NO BLEACHING' and 'TUMBLE DRYING' look like?
triangle with a cross through it (bleaching) and square with circle inside it (tumble drying)
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If there are 3 dots in the middle of the ironing symbol, what does it mean?
Hot
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what is BS EN 23758?
The care labelling code.
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What is BS 5722?
flammability performance of fabrics for sleepwear/nightwear/dressing gowns
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name 5 things that may appear on a care label
1. country 2. size 3. Name of manufacturer 4. Washing symbols 5. extra advice 6. Fibre content 7. Manufacturers code 8. Product colour 9. spare button
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What do manufacturers have to follow when creating the information on a care label?
International Care Labelling Code (ITCLC)
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Home Laundering Consultative Council

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What does HLCC do?

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What is GINITEX?

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What do the symbols of 'NO BLEACHING' and 'TUMBLE DRYING' look like?

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