RFID Laundry Chain
Today, Laundry Chain / textile identification and sorting in industrial laundry processes can be greatly enhanced by using RFID technology. Tiny RFID tags attached or sewed to garments, uniforms, linens or mats the ownership of the items is securely defined.
Textiles can be easily identified with support of RFID technology, with amazing advantages for industrial laundries. Benefits include faster garment identification, automatic sorting, error-free processing, reduced manual labor and long lasting solutions. The amortization factor of RFID systems in industrial laundry applications is very high.
All begin with an RFID tag attached to a garment or linen. The industry has created a series of ISO standards-based, high-frequency 13.56 MHz tags that are encapsulated into a plastic shell in order to withstand high temperatures and detergents found in commercial laundries. Tags are programmed with an unique ID number that can be read and processed. RFID tagged garments can be read while stored in bags or racked on hanger bundles.
RFIDK offers fast and accurate RFID hardware products for the Laundry textile identification market. A RFID laundry tag is attached to each garment, which is pre-programmed with an unique identity linked to a database holding data on garment type, size, status, owners etc. The rugged tags remain on the garments during the entire laundry process.