Apparel/Fabrics

Soak in a solution of 1 quart warm water, 1/2 teaspoon liquid hand dishwashing detergent and 1 tablespoon vinegar for 15 minutes. Rinse with water. Sponge with alcohol. Wash. Soak in a solution of 1 quart warm water and 1 tablespoon sodium perborate bleach for 30 minutes. Wash with detergent and sodium perborate bleach.

CAUTIONS: 

  • Always read the care label before trying any stain removal method. Do not use any products or procedures prohibited by the care label. 
  • Be careful any time a commercial product or combination of cleaning supplies are used. 
  • Always pretest each cleaning agent on an inconspicuous area first to determine colorfastness. 
  • Be sure to store and dispose of products/cans/containers as recommended. Keep out of reach of children.
  • When using caustic or commercial cleaning solutions, be certain to provide for adequate ventilation.

Carpet

Blended Fibers, Natural Fibers (Cotton, Linen), Synthetic Fibers, Wool

  1. Scrape to remove the excess spill. Sponge the stain with clear water. Blot. Sponge with a solution of 1/2 teaspoon or a neutral detergent, 1 cut of lukewarm water and 1 tablespoon white vinegar. Blot. Rinse or sponge with clear water. Blot again. Then place a 1/2 inch layer of dry absorbent material (cloths or paper towels) over the area and weight it down with a heavy object. Leave it for several hours. Brush area with your hand to restore pile. Allow to air dry thoroughly.
  2. If stain remains, use laundry prewash. Rinse with clear water. Blot with absorbent pads. Brush area with your hand to restore pile. Allow to air dry thoroughly.

CAUTIONS: 

  • Be careful any time a commercial product or combination of cleaning supplies are used.
  • Be sure to store and dispose of products/cans/containers as recommended. Keep out of reach of chiIdren.
  • Always pretest each cleaning agent on an inconspicuous area first to determine colorfastness. 
  • Vinegar should be diluted with 2 parts water to 1 part vinegar if used on cotton or linen.

Upholstered Furniture

Blended Fibers, Fiberglass, Natural Fibers, Synthetic Fiber, Wool

  1. Sponge the stain using clear water to help remove the sugar.
  2. If stain remains, apply a Wet Spotter (made by combining 1 part glycerin, 1 part white dishwashing detergent and 8 parts water) to which a few drops of white vinegar have been added. The Wet Spotter with vinegar can be applied to the stain using a medicine dropper or small syringe. Cover the area with an absorbent pad dampened with Wet Spotter. Let it stand as long as any stain is' being removed. Dab at the stain ocasionally and change the pad as it picks up the stain. Sponge with clear water. Blot thoroughly and allow to dry.

NOTE: If cleaning acetate, fiberglass, rayon, silk, triacete or wool fabrics, apply a commercial fabric spot cleaner', following the directions on the container.

Look for products containing petroleum distillates or hydrocarbon such as trichloroethane, xylene methylenechloride, methane, benzene and/or naphtha. These chemicals may be found in such spot removers and cleaners as Guardsman's Afta, Oap Cleaner and Thinner, GOOF OFF, M-1 Remover, Goo Gone, K2r, etc.

CAUTIONS:

  • Be careful any time a commercial product or combination of cleaning supplies are used. 
  • Be sure to store and dispose of productslcans/containers as recommended. Keep out of reach of children. 
  • Always pretest each cleaning agent on an inconspicuous area first to determine colorfastness. 
  • Overwetting with water may cause the finish on the upholstery fabric to migrate and thus leave a circle in the treated area.
  • Vinegar should be diluted with 2 parts water and 1 part vinegar if used on cotton or linen.