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Fire station, Uster
Extreme applications for Schulthess machines too
On 1 January 2011, the fire brigade and civil defence merged in Uster. The fire brigade itself has been around for several hundred years.
Of special interest
Washing for other fire brigades in the Zurich Oberland
7 permanent employees; around 100 firefighters (militia) and 300 civil defence personnel
From simple company linen to woollen blankets of the civil defence as well as hand-in clothes of civil defence personnel, to fire brigade uniforms in plasticised and exclusively breathable fabrics (from autumn 2013), leather gloves, fire brigade boots and fire brigade helmets.
Kg of laundry/year
6,500 to 7,000 kg