National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Blanket – Bed, Wool, 66" x 84"

NFES Number: 
Storage and Shelf Life Checks: 

Initial Inspection/Disposal Criteria

  1. Inspect for visible stains, rips, burns, or tears, mend if economically feasible, if not dispose of.
  2. Inspect for possible mildew, if so dispose of.
  3. Inspect for liquids and other contaminants such as body fluid.
  4. Return to stock if item is in clean serviceable conditions with no soiling, use or damage.
  5. Dispose of item if unable to repair.
  6. Refurbish if the item needs to be cleaned and/or damage can be repaired economically.

Refurbishment Procedures

A. Cleaning

  • Wool blankets must be DRY CLEANED ONLY.

B. Repair

  • Use a professional seamstress or laundry service that provides mending services.

C. Testing for Performance

  • none

D. Repackaging

  1. Individually pack in plastic or waterproof bag.
  2. Pack 15 each in NFES #000644 carton (33” x 16” x 22”).


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