Washing Instructions for Healthcare Gowns

Washing GuidelinesHealthcare Gowns (All) 100 lb. Conventional Washer – Basic Chemistry Step Time Temp Chemistry Break 8:00 Minutes 150F Bleach 8:00 Minutes 165F 4-5oz/cwt Alkali, 3-4oz/cwt Detergent      Rinse 2:00 Minutes 150F Rinse 2:00 Minutes 135F Rinse 2:00 Minutes 120F Sour 5:00 Minutes 100F 1oz/cwt Sour…

Laundry Instructions for 100% Spun Polyester Napery

Below you will find the recommended washing instructions for 100% Spun Polyester napkins and table linens. 1) Alkalinity of break operation should be between 650°1500 ppm Na2O. 2) Refain from using FWAs in final operation. Unremovable yellow stains may result. 3) Amount of starch depends…

Laundry Instructions for Cotton/Poly Blended Napery

Load the washer according to manufacturer’s specifications. Underloading or overloading can result in poor stain removal or in setting wrinkles. Use the cycle recommended for your cotton/polyester napery. The first step should be a warm flush to avoid setting greasy stains. This should be followed…

Wash Instructions for Cotton Blended Sheets | Thomaston Mills

Bed Sheets manufactured by Thomaston Mills contain polyester and cotton fibers. The laundry care instructions can vary depending on the equipment used by various laundries but should follow the below listed guidelines. Wash water temperatures will cause very little variation in shrinkage or color up to temperatures of…

Motivating laundry employees

Summer heat is a tough time to work in any situation, much less inside a laundry. Here are a few simple ideas that have worked well over the years. 1) Lead with your sleeves rolled up. It’s really important that employees see their leaders beside…