Getting Rid of Mildew

You can remove mildew from white cotton using baking soda and hot water.


| April/May 2001



Mildew

Mildew stains can be removed with a little baking soda and hot water.


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To remove mildew from white cotton items such as sheets and T-shirts, mix a box of baking soda in a five-gallon bucket of hot water and soak the items overnight, then wash as usual. 





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