ISO 15797 PDF

EN ISO is your guarantee that the products can withstand industrial washing and drying processes without problems. The testing procedure must simulate. ISO (the International Organization for Standardization) is a worldwide federation of national standards bodies (ISO member bodies). The work. ISO (): Testing workwear for suitability for tough industrial laundering conditions – standardised washing and drying procedures.

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New test method developed for hand disinfection. Drying symbols 1 Tunnel finisher Tunnel finishing is displayed in a square that is split into 3 equal rectangles.

Together, all components result in the following example care labels: Washing symbol An example of a washing symbol. The different treatment conditions in industrial laundries compared to domestic laundry primarily result from the size of the machine, the organisation of the washing procedure, the use of detergents and auxiliary agents, and efficient drying methods. Home International Press Contact Downloads 0.

Together, all components result in the following example care labels:.

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Liquid Chemical Splash EN Further information is available from: Manufacturers and suppliers of workwear can use a label 1597 for care that has been specially developed for professional laundries to ensure that the clothing is optimally treated. Ieo, it should still always be clean, retain its form and colour for a long time, and above all maintain its varied functions long term – even after frequent wear and the many washes that result from this.

When workwear is prepared in commercial laundries, all processing steps must be adjusted to the specific requirements of the respective workwear, from sorting to specific washing and drying procedures. If the requirements are met, the Hohenstein label for care labelling in commercial laundries is awarded. Fresh momentum for members and customers New processes for cleaning high-visibility The textiles, which have to be treated in laundries without losing their functions, must therefore be 157977 in advance to find out if they are suitable for industrial reprocessing and also labelled accordingly.


In the past, parameters or test methods to define the industrial laundry conditions did not exist. ISO method of washing gives clear procedures for testing workwear to ensure it will be of a suitable quality for customers leasing workwear from various industrial laundries around the globe.

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Care labelling for workwear

Determination of Arc Rating EN Individual symbols for industrial washing and drying procedures As the washing procedures in commercial laundries are much more complex than those in domestic laundry, and each laundry also uses individual washing procedures, results can differ isk between them. The rate of ageing of a workwear differs significantly between industrial and domestic washing.

Symbol components for professional industrial 15779 The care symbols for washing and drying in commercial laundries consist of several individual components.

The properties are important for the use of workwear and protective clothing and can be negatively affected during care treatment.

EN ISO 15797

Tumble drying is labelled with a hexagon inside of a square. This test method was not a reliable indicator of whether the garment would resist or suitably perform against the industrial washing and finishing processes prevalent for the workwear business, globally.

This label shows whether an item is suitable for care in a professional laundry. The selected washing procedure is displayed in reverse. By carrying out tests on isl, colour fastness and all other critical parameters that a garment is desired to meet. By using ISOtest conditions are much closer to the real-life conditions of an industrial laundry. The figures in the box for the washing symbol correspond to one of the 8 washing procedures described in ISO Normally, these test washing procedures can only be applied in test laboratories.


Various properties can be taken into account, depending on the material, structure, and use of the article. The Hohenstein Institute has developed a catalogue of requirements that can be used to competently assign the symbols oso to the articles tested.

Before these care symbols can be attached to the items of clothing, however, defined properties must first be tested using defined test washing procedures. The big question is: ISO now fills this void. The symbols suitable for the items of clothing are selected after specific properties have been tested.

For this purpose, the Hohenstein Institute has developed a catalogue of requirements which can be used to assign suitable symbols iwo an article. Label for professional industrial laundry A rectangular box with the word PRO written in capital letters and in negative lettering.

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Selecting suitable symbols The symbols suitable for the items of clothing are selected after specific properties have been tested. However, it does not list any requirements for the respective properties, such as dimensional change, colour fastness, or the fraying of seams, for example. Previously the only internationally recognised test method for washing was the ISO on a domestic scale.

The standard does not go so far as to provide an evaluation scale or criteria on suitability for industrial laundry. These items of clothing can also be awarded the Hohenstein label for care labelling for workwear. Nor does it state a recommended number of washes.