Washing instructions

Textile treatment symbols


Normal wash programme
Normal wash programme with reduced spin
Normal wash programme
Normal wash programme with reduced spin
Wool wash programme
Hand wash only
Do not wash or soak

The numbers in the washing tubs indicate the highest permissible washing temperatures and must not be exceeded. E-programmes, economy programmes and half-load programmes are included in the normal machine wash programmes.

Normal wash programmes with reduced spin

With fabrics containing synthetic fibres and/or that are made from wrinkle-proof fabric, you must load the machine with half the maximum weight.
Hand wash in lukewarm or hot water
Wool wash: only according to the wool wash programme, load with 1/3 or 1/4 of maximum weight.


Hot iron
Medium temperature iron
Low temperature iron
Do not iron


Dry-cleaning = steam cleaning

Normal cleaning
Special cleaning
No dry-cleaning

With items with P or F in the circle, stains cannot usually be removed with tetrachlorethylene or trichloroethylene.
The letters are intended for use by the dry cleaner. They indicate the solvent to be used. The line below the circle means: light load, high float position, little mechanical agitation, short cleaning, rinsing & spinning cycles, do not add water.


Cold bleach with chlorine bleach. A diluted solution of concentrated chlorine is permitted.
Do not bleach


Normal fabrics
Heat-sensitive fabrics
Do not tumble-dry