Soap + Water = Love
The basics of wet cleaning—and why it’s safe for those dry clean only clothes.
A Dirty History
As long as people have been wearing clothes, they’ve been cleaning them. From clay to lye to kerosene, see how cleaning has changed.
What’s So Bad About Dry Cleaning?
We explain the traditional dry cleaning process, including the chemicals and the problems it causes for the environment.
Need a Scary Halloween Costume?
Try going as Perc. From the way it seeps through concrete to its cancer-causing properties, we explain everything you never wanted to know about the tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene).
Other Perc-Free Methods
Besides wet cleaning, scientists have developed other perc-free processes such as Liquid CO2 and Liquid Silicone. We’ve got the 411 on how they work on your clothes and the environment.