Dry Cleaning Kills 99% of Viruses & Bacteria
A dry cleaning cycle using high heat, is a very effective way to remove germs from clothing. Why? Multilayered dry heat has been found to kill microorganisms, including bacteria and viruses, capable of causing disease that can often be found on fabrics.
The Dry cleaning processes and pressing of items using steam heat reaching 160 degrees Fahrenheit has been proved to kill germs and viruses. The high heat exposure from a professional laundry service – around 160 degrees Fahrenheit – has been found to consistently and effectively disinfect by eliminating germs, including viruses and bacteria, from clothing. Your washer and dryer at home simply can’t handle these extreme temperatures.