Cleaning & Care Instructions

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

Clear Plastic Sheeting (100% PVC - polyvinyl chloride)

  • CLEAN AFTER EACH USE.

  • Wear a mask and disposable gloves when cleaning.

  • Wash with warm, soapy water using a soft sponge or cloth.

  • Rinse and gently dry with a soft towel.  

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

WARNING: DO NOT USE AMMONIA.  DO NOT USE BLEACH.

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

 

Reusable Isolation Gown Material (99% Polyester/1% Carbon Fibre)

  • LAUNDER AFTER EACH USE.

  • See “Washing Instructions” below.

  • Follow the Manufacturer’s Instructions on the label to maintain the effectiveness of the product.    

 

WASHING INSTRUCTIONS: (Reusable Isolation Gown Material only)

  • Use a standard detergent. Avoid detergents formulated for deep stain removal.

  • Wash in a domestic or commercial washing machine in hot water not exceeding 60°C (140°F). Use the delicate / permanent-press setting.

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

 

DRY INSTRUCTIONS: (Reusable Isolation Gown Material only)

  • Tumble dry at low heat in a conventional dryer, not exceeding 50°C (122°F).  Use the delicate / permanent-press setting.

  • The material can also be dried by hanging on plastic coat hangers or on a clothesline.  

WARNING: DO NOT IRON OR PRESS.

 

STORAGE:

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.  

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