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Jase, I don't buy dry clean things either. I think the last time i dry cleaned anything was....um...actually, I have NEVER used a dry cleaner. lol. Truth. smile

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Jase - are you sure? Wikipiedia says about dry cleaning -

"Dry cleaning is any cleaning process for clothing and textiles using an organic solvent rather than water. The solvent used is typically tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene), abbreviated "perc" in the industry and "dry-cleaning fluid" by the public. Dry cleaning is necessary for cleaning items which would otherwise be damaged by water and soap or detergent. It may be used if hand washing� needed for some delicate fabrics � is excessively laborious."

The things I dry clean are things that water would damage ...


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I only know what I know from a cleaner friend of the family. He said they used water as part of the process and pressure. They told me to save my money and hand wash with woolite and air dry. Of course you really cannot do that with suit jackets.

Maybe i was told wrong or they were telling me how to clean something other than dry clean only.


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Could you ask him again and find out if he really meant they did dry cleaning with water - or if he meant with a water-like liquid? Solvents were originally kerosene and are now a less flammable version, but they shouldn't be water ...?


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