Care Instruction Symbols for clothing content label
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Note: At a minimum, laundering instructions include, in order, four symbols:
washing, bleaching, drying, and ironing. Dry cleaning instructions include one
symbol. Additional symbols or words or both may be used to clarify the instructions.
The water temperatures listed are provided as a guideline. Actual water temperatures
obtained in the home depend on the washing machine settings (hot, warm, cold),
regional water supply temperatures, and water heating settings.
any bleach (when needed).|
only non-chlorine bleach (when needed).|
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