Spot Cleaning 101

Spot Cleaning 101

Most T-shirts and other imprinted garments contain a blend of heart, soul, creative genius and sweat. You have created, nurtured and massaged it (well, squeeged it). It is yours, your baby, nothing will ever harm or hurt it. At first…

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New OSHA Rules Govern Spot-cleaning Use

[dropcap]Q:[/dropcap] I’ve heard about some new regulations for spot-cleaning chemicals, but I don’t know what it’s all about. Can you please enlighten me so I can make sure my shop is up-to-date and in compliance?

[divider] [dropcap]A:[/dropcap] Textile spot cleaning is not new by any means. It has been around for more than 40 years. Until recently, spot cleaning print errors or ink smudges was a very simple operation: Take soiled shirt. Lay shirt on rag or cleaning station. Shoot jet of cleaning fluid through soil. Air-dry shirt. Simple, huh? Not anymore.

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