How to Remove Dried Stains from Clothing

Removing dried stains from clothing

1. Pre-treat

Retreat the stain with Albex™ Dishwashing Liquid. To treat, apply a few drops of

Albex™ Dishwashing Liquid directly to the stain, massage in and wait 5 minutes, then rinse with warm water.

2. Additional Pre-treat

For whites: pre-treat with 10ml of Albex™ Bleach into 1 litre of water, spot treat stain with this solution. Leave for 5 minutes.

For colours: Spray Albex™ Nostain Pre-wash Stain Remover Spray directly onto the stain. Leave for 5 – 10 minutes. Do not let the item dry.

3. Wash

Wash in the hottest water recommended by the care label using detergent.

4. Add

For whites add 1 cup of Albex™ Bleach to the detergent.

For colours add 100ml of Albex™ Nostain Stain Remover Washing Liquid.

5. Check

After the wash, check to make sure the stain is gone. If the stain is still present, repeat the process.


Pro tip: Always check the care label of your garment before using bleach. If unsure, do a bleachability test.


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