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what you need to know about screen-printed tags
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what you need to know about screen-printed tags

Learn the t-shirt and garment labeling requirements for if you manufacture, import, sell, distribute, or advertise products covered by the Textile and Wool Act.

Information that you’ll typically see in a screen-printed tag, especially ones in a retail environment, is as follows:

Not everyone follows the rules, especially when the shirts are going to be given away for free. However, Real Thread strongly recommends following the legal guidelines for relabeling your garment’s tags if you remove the manufacturer’s label.

To help cut down the amount of reading you’d need to do on the FTC’s website, we’ve picked out some key facts that we think are worth noting right away.

For an in-depth look at T-Shirt and Garment Label Requirements, we recommend you visit the FTC’s website at http://business.ftc.gov/documents/bus21-threading-your-way-through-labeling-requirements-under-textile-and-wool-acts#unqual.

For an in-depth look at RN Number Requirements, we recommend you visit the FTC’s website at http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/rn/rnfaq.shtm.