They help to refresh the laundry by eliminating tough odors associated with urine, pet, smoke, cigarette, food and other odor causing agents.
They are designed to be used in-between washes to just refresh the clothing or during the cleaning/washing period.
It is always a good idea to disinfect and refresh your clothes from time to time especially those that have been exposed to infectious agents such as bacteria and viruses. These products will leave your laundry in a clean state, smelling fresh and germ-free.
Most of these products are available in liquid/spray form. They are very easy to use and are specifically designed for use on fabrics without causing any damage. They can be used on upholstery, sports clothing, bedding, towels and even drapes. You should always test every product on a small area before using it on the whole garment.
Here are some of these products available in the market today.
OdoBan Odor Eliminator
OdoBan odor eliminator is a liquid product effective in cleaning, disinfecting, sanitizing and deodorizing surfaces and fabric material. It kills 99.9% of germs and leaves a clean, fresh eucalyptus scent. It completely gets rid of a wide range of nasty odors associated with mildew, fire, cigars, mold, smoke, vomit, pets, urine, feces, garbage and others.
It doesn’t leave any residue. It comes in a concentrated form and lasts a long time. It comes with instructions on what amount to add per load during your final rinsing cycle in order to control nasty odors present in your laundry.
Smells Begone Unscented Deodorizer
It usually leaves a clean scent and effectively eliminates cigar, smoke, skunk and pet odors.
It kills bacterial and is non allergenic. It is also non-toxic and non-staining. It comes as a pump spray.
Febreze Antimicrobial Refresher
This Febreze antimicrobial refresher kills 99.9% of bacteria that cause odor. It is easy to use and safe on most fabrics. It is uniquely designed to be able to refresh hard to clean fabrics such as window treatments, bedding, upholstery and carpets.
This is a great odor-banishing product that is effective in getting rid of body, urine and even moldy odors. It refreshes fabric with a fresh, light scent. It is available in a variety of sizes and scents.
Laundryguard Antimicrobial Laundry Treatment
This Laundryguard antimicrobial laundry treatment provides a long term defense and barrier against bacterial, spores and dangerous microbes. It provides continuous protection between applications. It is alcohol free and does not contain harsh chemicals. It is great for your gym or sportswear, linen and bedding.
To use it, you should wash your clothes as you always do in the washer and after you finish, than add only this product and rewash your laundry in another cycle. This product should not be mixed with regular detergent. It keeps your laundry smelling clean. It is made in the USA.
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