Static-cling is the way objects cling to other objects due to static electricity. It is very common in clothing.
In clothing, static occurs from electricity. The electrostatic builds up on clothes due to the static effect.It can happen when pieces of material rub over each other. You can see this in a clothes dryer.Positive and negative charged surfaces are attracted to each other. Static cling is a issue for electronic devices. Dust gets into the computer and can cause problems.
Our hankies are static free and can be used to wipe anything down without causing more static.