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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Alternatives to Perchloroethylene Used in Professional Garment Care

Title:
Alternatives to Perchloroethylene Used in Professional Garment Care

Abstract:
Perchloroethylene (perc) was designated as a Higher Hazard Substance by the Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction program in 2008. This fact sheet was developed by the Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) to help Massachusetts professional garment care shop owners and their communities identify safer alternatives to perc for their dry cleaning operations.

URL:
http://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/TURI_Chemical_Fact_Sheets/Fact_Sheet_-_Alternatives_to_Perchloroethylene_Used_in_Professional_Garment_Care

Source:
Toxics Use Reduction Institute

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
2012

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