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Cleaning & Care Instructions

Please read these instructions carefully. With proper cleaning and storage, the Hug Glove® will last for “heaps of hugs.”

Follow these instructions to maintain effectiveness of the product.

Clear Plastic Sheeting: (100% PVC - polyvinyl chloride)

  • Clean on both sides of plastic sheeting after each use.

  • Wear a mask and disposable gloves when cleaning.

  • Wash gently with mild soap and water using a soft cloth or sponge.

  • Rinse with clean water.

  • Dry with soft towel.  

  • Wipes containing 70% isopropyl alcohol may also be used. Antibacterial/Disinfectant wipes could leave a residue.

  • Most household glass/window cleaners contain ammonia and will damage plastic sheeting.  

  • WARNING: DO NOT USE AMMONIA OR BLEACH. DO NOT PUT PLASTIC IN DRYER.

Yellow Gown Material: (99% Polyester/1% Carbon Fibre) 

WASHING INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Launder after each use.

  • Use a standard detergent.

  • Avoid detergents formulated for deep stain removal.

  • Wash in a domestic or commercial washing machine.

  • Use hot water not exceeding 60°C (140°F).

  • Use the delicate / permanent-press setting.

  • WARNING:  DO NOT USE AMMONIA OR BLEACH. DO NOT DRY CLEAN.

DRYING INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Tumble dry in a conventional dryer.

  • Use low heat not exceeding 50°C (122°F). 

  • Use the delicate / permanent-press setting.

  • The gown material may also be dried by hanging on a clothesline.  

  • WARNING: DO NOT IRON OR PRESS. 

STORAGE of the Hug Glove® :

  • Do not store in an extreme cold, hot or damp environment.

  • Lay plastic sheeting flat or loosely roll it up for storage.  

  • Avoid storing the plastic sheeting folded for long periods of time in order to prevent creasing.  

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