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Uses for Baking Soda: Clothing Care

Laundry Accidents

If you've washed a crayon in with a load of clothes:

  • Rewash the load with the hottest possible water.
  • Add 1/2 to 1 full box of baking soda.
  • Repeat if necessary.

If you've stained your white clothes by washing them with colored ones, to undo the damage:

  • Add baking soda, salt, and detergent to warm water.
  • Soak the clothing.