Uses for Baking Soda: Clothing Care

Perspiration Stains

For perspiration stains:

  • Scrub in a paste of baking soda and water.
  • Let it sit for 1 hour.
  • Launder as usual.

To treat stubborn perspiration stains around the collar:

  • Mix a paste of 4 tablespoons baking soda and 1/4 cup water.
  • Rub it in.
  • Add a little vinegar to the collar.
  • Wash the clothes.