How to Remove Iron and Rust Stains

Cotton or Linen

Follow these steps to remove rust stains from Cotton or Linen:

  • Rub liquid dishwashing or laundry detergent into the stain.
  • Rinse with water, then launder as soon as possible.
  • If stain remains, test fabric for colorfastness, then use a fabric-safe rust remover, such as Bar Keepers Friend Cleanser & Polish, according to package directions.