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Safe Stain
Removal
Procedures
Do not combine
stain removal
products.
To reduce the risk of fire or serious injury to persons or property,
comply with the basic warnings listed in Important Safety Instructions and those
listed below
Read and comply with all instructions on stain removal products.
Keep products in their original labeled containers and out of children's reach.
Thoroughly wash any utensils used.
Do not combine stain removal products, especially ammonia and chlorine
bleach. Dangerous fumes may result.
Never wash items which have been previously cleaned in, washed in, soaked
in or spotted with gasoline, dry cleaning solvents or other flammable
or
explosive su bstances beca use they give off vapors th at cou Id ignite or explode.
Never use highly flammable solvents, such as gasoline, inside the home. Vapors
can explode on contact with flames or sparks.
For
successful
stain
removal:
Remove
stains
promptly.
Determine the kind of stain, then follow recommended treatment in the stain
removal
chart
on the
next
page.
To
pretreat stains,
use a
prewash product, liquid detergent,
or a
paste
made
from
granular detergent
and water.
Use cold
water
on unknown
stains
because
hot water
can set some
stains.
Check
label
instructions
for
treatments
to avoid
on
specific
fabrics.
Check
for
colorfastness
by testing
stain
remover
on an inside
seam.
Rinse
and
wash
items
after
stain
removal.
Stain Removal
TREATMENT
Apply ice. Scrape off excess. Place stain face down on paper towels. Saturate with prewash stain remover or
nonflammable
dry cleaning fluid.
Follow fabric
care label instructions.
STAIN
Adhesive tape, chewing
gum, rubber cement
Baby formula,
dairy
Use product containing enzymes to pretreat or soak stains. Soak for 30 minutes or more. Wash.
products, egg
Beverages (coffee, tea,
Pretreat stain. Wash using cold water and bleach safe for fabric.
soda,juice, alcoholic
beverages)
Rinse with cold water. Rub with bar soap. Or, pretreat or soak with product containing enzymes. Wash using
Blood
bleach safe for fabric.
Scrape off surface wax. Place stain face down between paper towels. Press with warm iron until wax is
Candle wax, crayon
absorbed. Replace paper towels frequently. Treat remaining stain with prewash stain remover or nonflammable
dry cleaning fluid. Hand wash to remove solvent. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
Chocolate
Pretreat or soak in warm water using product containing enzymes. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
Collar or cuff soil, cosmetics
Pretreat with prewash stain remover or rub with bar soap.
Dye transfer on white
Use packaged color remover. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
fabric
Grass
Pretreat or soak in warm water using product containing enzymes. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
Grease, oil, tar (butter, fats,
Scrape residue from fabric. Pretreat. Wash using hottest water safe for fabric. For heavy stains and tar, apply
salad dressing, cooking oils,
nonflammable
dry cleaning fluid to back of stain. Replace towels under stain frequently.
Rinse thoroughly.
Wash
car grease, motor oils)
using hottest water safe for fabric.
Ink
Some inks may be impossible to remove. Washing may set some inks. Use prewash stain remover, denatured
alcohol or nonflammable
dry cleaning fluid.
Mildew, scorch
Wash with chlorine bleach if safe for fabric. Or, soak in oxygen bleach and hot water before washing. Badly
mildewed
fabrics may be permanently
damaged.
Mud
Brush off dry mud. Pretreat or soak with product containing enzymes.
Mustard,
tomato
Pretreat with prewash stain remover. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
Nail polish
May be impossible to remove. Place stain face down on paper towels. Apply nail polish remover to back of stain.
Repeat, replacing paper towels frequently.
Do not use on acetate fabrics.
Paint, varnish
WATER BASED: Rinse fabric in cool water while stain is wet. Wash. Once paint is dry, it cannot be removed. OIL
BASED AND VARNISH: Use solvent recommended on can label. Rinse thoroughly
before washing.
Perspiration
Use prewash stain remover or rub with bar soap. Rinse. Wash using nonchlorine bleach in hottest water safe for
fabric.
Rust, brown or yellow
discoloration
For spots, use rust remover safe for fabric. For discoloration
of an entire load, use detergent
and nonchlorine
bleach. Do not use chlorine
bleach
because it may intensify
discoloration.
Shoe poNsh
LIQUID: Pretreat with
a paste of granular detergent
and water. PASTE: Scrape residue from fabric. Pretreat
with
prewash stain remover or nonflammable
dry cleaning fluid. Rinse. Rub detergent
into dampened area.
Wash using bleach safe for fabric.
Urine, vomit, mucus, feces
Pretreat or soak in product containing enzymes. Wash using bleach safe for fabric.

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