Designers Guild Care Code Glossary

FlamCode BRIEF DESCRIPTION CAN THIS FABRIC BE USED ON UPHOLSTERY IN UK/EIRE? Symbol
B+M CIGARETTE RESISTANT YES - EITHER by sending for FR treatment OR by using with an FR interliner
C+M CIGARETTE RESISTANT YES - EITHER by sending for FR treatment OR by using with an FR interliner
B+H CIGARETTE & MATCH RESISTANT YES - Okay to use
K NON-EXEMPT CATEGORY - MUST BACKCOAT YES - BUT ONLY if sent for FR treatment
Z NOT SUITABLE FOR UPHOLSTERY NO
Use Code End of Use Description Symbol
CTN CURTAINS
CSH CUSHIONS
LC LOOSE COVERS
Light UPH LIGHT UPHOLSTERY
UPH UPHOLSTERY
OD OUTDOOR USE
Symbol CARE DESCRIPTION
Do not wash
Hand wash only
Machine wash up to 30 deg
Machine wash up to 30 deg - medium agitation
Machine wash up to 40 deg
Machine wash up to 40 deg - medium agitation
Machine wash up to 60 deg
Machine wash up to 60 deg - medium agitation
No bleach
No tumble dry
Tumble dry cool
Tumble dry medium
Cold iron
Cool iron
Medium iron
Hot iron
Do not iron
Professional dry clean perchlorethylene gentle
Do not dry clean
Care Code Care Symbols
AA
B
BB
C
CC
D
DD
E
EE
F
FF
G
GG
H
HH
I
II
J
JJ
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z