dry clean

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Verb1.dry clean - clean with chemical agents
clean, make clean - make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from; "Clean the stove!"; "The dentist cleaned my teeth"
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"I stopped buying clothing that instructed 'Dry Clean Only' about 10 years ago when I started Fashion Takes Action," said Kelly Drennan, Founding Executive Director for Fashion Takes Action.
Moreover, it also provides good hygienic practices, regular maintenance checkups, and the guidelines of Dry Clean and Laundry Institute (DLI).
I mean that is exactly the reason why I had taken it to them because a tag on the material clearly says 'Dry Clean Only' !
Sonic Dry Clean, Inc., Poway, Calif., has been developing and manufacturing diesel air filter dry cleaning systems for mining, construction, trucking, industrial and gas turbine applications since 1989, and has over 200 systems in use worldwide.
"Dry clean only" labels add to the problem by raising the threat of liability if an alternative cleaning method damages clothing.
Water, despite its benign reputation, can wreak havoc on clothing--as anyone who has ever ignored a "dry clean only" label can attest.
Many garments are indiscriminately labeled "Dry Clean Only" by the fashion industry when, in fact, some can actually be cleaned with soap and water for results superior to dry cleaning, according to Friedburg's grandson Richard Simon, the president of Ecoclean.
But perc in not just a smelly gas, and exists in a liquid form to dry clean clothes.