In the United States, the Care Labeling Rule requires manufacturers and
importers to attach care instructions to clothing and some piece goods.
Care labels are the labels inside
clothing or fashion accessories that provides wash care instructions, fiber
content, country of origin, and a few other important details of information.
The care labels are sometimes references as content labels, wash care labels,
or care instruction labels. Regardless of the name, the care label
is a very important component of any garment. In fact, there are legal
requirements in regarding to proper labeling.
Additional resources to assist:
Laundry Care and Laundry Care Symbols: information
about clothing care from Tide.
Wash Care Labels
Canada Care Labeling Guide If you need help with labeling
and garment manufacturing, you can try the
Production / Sourcing Services
section here on Apparel Search.
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