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Sunscreen Stains


Q: After cleaning, a garment exhibited a series of brownish stains. What caused these stains, and can they be removed? A: One source of these stains is sunscreens and suntan lotions. As more people...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 6/26/2018 1:30:50 PM

Deterioration of Coatings on Outerwear

outerwear coating

Manufacturers will often add coatings to the reverse side or surface of fabrics to make them more water repellent, wind resistant, and insulated. These coatings, as well as adhesives that are used to ...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 6/11/2018 10:05:43 AM