Mpls. Becomes 1st City To Ax Harmful Chemical From Dry CleanersPerchloroethylene is a chemical solvent used to clean clothes by dry cleaners, but it has the potential to be harmful to humans and the environment.
Good Question: How Does Dry Cleaning Work?Not everything we wear finds its way into the washing machine. Some of our clothes have to be dry cleaned. And for many, that means frequent trips to the local dry cleaner to have suits and blazers professionally treated. And chances are pretty good you have no idea the journey your clothes embark upon at the dry cleaner.