Pros Tricks to ensure that our white clothes remain white.
- Lemon juice and vinegar are natural stain removers that can overcome some stains. Simply soak into the fabric, then wash.
- Whenever possible, we avoid exposing our white clothes of light or sunlight, which tend to cause yellowing. If the range for the new season, they are stored in an opaque bag or box.
- Far from being environmentally friendly, bleach is not recommended for synthetic materials it can cause yellowing and it damages delicate fabrics. It is replaced with 1/2 cup (125 ml) of baking soda or hydrogen peroxide (hydrogen peroxide).
Source: Magazine Coup de Pouce, August 2010, from Violaine Charest-Sigouin, Translate by Anick Giroux.