List of laundry topics
This is a list of laundry topics. Laundry is the washing of clothing and linens. Laundry processes are often done in a business, room or area in a home or apartment building, reserved for that purpose; this is referred to as a laundry room. The material that is being washed, or has been laundered, is also generally referred to as laundry.
- Biological detergent – laundry detergent that contains enzymes harvested from micro-organisms such as bacteria adapted to live in hot springs. The description is commonly used in the United Kingdom,
- Fabric softener
- Laundry detergent
Industrial laundry sorting
- Color fastness
- Fulling – a step in woolen clothmaking which involves the cleansing of cloth (particularly wool) to eliminate oils, dirt, and other impurities, and making it thicker.
- Dry Cleaning and Laundry International
- Dry Cleaning Institute of Australia
- Chinese Hand Laundry Alliance
- French laundries of California
- Laundry and Dry Cleaning International Union
- Laundry Workers Industrial Union
- Project Laundry List – a New Hampshire group that encourages the outdoor drying of clothes
- Worshipful Company of Launderers – a livery company in the City of London that promotes the profession of the launderers by awarding scholarships to laundry students.
- Dhobi – a caste group belonging primarily to India and Pakistan and said to specialize in washing clothes
- Laundry symbols
- Barbier v. Connolly
- Kimball Laundry Co. v. United States
- Muller v. Oregon
- Pearson v. Chung
- Yick Wo v. Hopkins
- Baths and wash houses in Britain
- Dhobi Ghat – a well known open air laundromat in Mumbai, India. The washers, locally known as Dhobis, work in the open to wash the clothes from Mumbai's hotels and hospitals.
- Laundry room
- Self-service laundry
The Dhobi Ghat open air laundromat in Mumbai, India
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