This page provides links to sources of information and guidance on health and safety in the laundries and dry-cleaning industries.
COSHH essentials for service and retail
Leaflets - single copies available free
Dry-cleaners: Are you in control? (INDG310) Health and safety in dry-cleaning
Publications by non-HSE organisations
- "Health, Safety and Environment Management Guidelines", from the Textile
This is the principal reference for information on health and safety in laundries and dry-cleaning. It has been produced with HSE collaboration.
- The Guild of Cleaners and Launderers is a technical and professional society whose aim is to further knowledge and skill in all branches of the industry. They provide training for the industry, health and safety being an important part of this training.
- NALI, the National Association of the Launderette Industry, represents the self-service launderette industry.