The Science of Stains

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Grass stain: Wet fabric, rub in laundry detergent, let sit for 10-15 minutes, rinse with warm water while vigorously scrubbing. It took us a couple of tries and a bit of bleach, but the green disappeared.

Ketchup: Wet, rub in laundry detergent, soak in cool water, air dry.

Juice: Blot, scrub with soap, Soak, then add bleach as necessary. Blue is the toughest color to remove.

Pen ink: A very hard stain that likely will require dry cleaning solution. Still, try to wet stain immediately. Some soaking, scrubbing, and bleaching may help fade the ink.