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Monday, June 27, 2016

Checklist: Washing Instructions for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Anyone who works in the forest or the garden wearing STIHL protective clothing knows all too well that a job well done leaves cut-protection clothing soiled. Resin and grass stains, soil and dust in particular cling to cut-protection trousers. To ensure that you can enjoy your work clothes for as long as possible despite all this, the personal protective equipment from STIHL is made to handle being washed in the washing machine at temperatures of up to 40 degrees celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit).

Simply pay attention to the following:

Tip: Print out the checklist and hang it above your washing machine or simply save it on your smartphone.

Learn more about personal protective equipment in our article titled "Stay Safe While Doing Yardwork".