OxiClean™ is a Versatile Stain Remover in a powder form that is activated when added to water (warm or hot water work best). Oxygen is released and targets the stains, rather than the fabric, removing many tough stains on water-washable clothing, carpet, and hard surfaces both inside and outside the home.
No, OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover should be added WITH detergent to boost your detergent's cleaning power. Pretreat or presoak for tough stains
The formula contains non-ionic detergents.
When diluted, the pH can be up to 11.
The stain fighting ingredients that form bubbles in water aid in the stain-removal process.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover can be used on a variety of fabrics and surfaces, both indoor and outdoor.
The blue crystals in OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover are soil-dispersing agents. This helps remove soil & stains more easily.
No. The blue crystals are water-soluble and will not create stains or dye clothes & carpet when properly dissolved.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover works in any temperature water, but best in warm to hot water. Do NOT use boiling water.
Please read and follow clothing, carpet, or surface manufacturer’s care instructions for appropriate water temperature.
Yes, when used according to directions.
More than 95% of the ingredients are minerals, or break down into minerals and components that are readily found in our natural environment. OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover breaks down into oxygen and soda ash when mixed with ordinary water and uses the tremendous cleaning power of oxygen to remove stains. Like all cleaning products, it is not to be ingested.
Once mixed, solution should NOT be left in a sealed container. It will continue to give off oxygen and the container may rupture and cause injury. Dispose of all unused solution after 6 hours by pouring into a drain or toilet.
The cleaning strength of OxiClean™ will remain active for 6 hours after mixing. Dispose of unused solution after 6 hours by pouring into a drain or toilet.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover works wonders for organic stains like wine, juice, coffee, food, pet messes and more.
A scoop (per package directions) of OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover should be added to every load to boost the power of your detergent and fight stains you didn't know were there. Pretreat or presoak for tough stains. See OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover Usage Instructions on package.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover should not be mixed with Chlorine bleach or household chemicals other than in the wash with your regular laundry detergent. To fully optimize the stain removing abilities of OxiClean™ we recommend adding to the wash water.
Yes. Refer to package for HE dosage instruction, and note front-loading washing machine directions below:
There are different methods that will allow you to use OxiClean™ powder in your front-loading washer. Please choose the one that will work best for your machine. Be sure to follow the recommendations of the machine’s manufacturer.
Method 1: Completely dissolve one ounce of OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover in 16 ounces of warm tap water and add the mixture to the wash through an external dispenser after the machine has started to agitate. This is the best method to use if your machine will allow it.
Method 2: If your machine is a brand that does not have an external dispenser, you may mix one ounce of OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover with your powdered detergent.
Method 3: If you use a liquid detergent, you may dissolve one ounce of OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover in 16 ounces of warm tap water and pour the mixture into the bleach dispenser. Or add OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover powder directly to the empty tub BEFORE adding clothes.
If you would prefer a liquid stain remover and laundry booster, you might like to try our OxiClean™ 2in1 Stain Fighter with Color Safe Brightener, which is also an excellent product.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover is color safe. However, not all clothing is colorfast. Always remember to test for colorfastness in an inconspicuous area before using the product. For best results, add all powders to water before adding fabrics.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover is not designed to remove these types of stains.
There is no expiration date as long as package is kept closed between uses in a cool, dry place. Powder must remain dry.
Yes, the product will perform but may not dissolve as well. You will have best results when used with warm/hot water or when you pre-dissolve in hot water to use with cold water.Clumping is a sign that moisture has made its way into your powder. To ensure maximum effectiveness, make sure to keep closed between uses in a clean dry place.
We suggest that you first contact the manufacturer of your machine to see if the use of an oxygentated stainfighter is recommended and to take necessary precautions.
Yes, Dissolve OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover according to package instructions. Wipe down the inside of dishwasher and then run a rinse cycle in the empty dishwasher.
Unfinished wood decks can be cleaned with OxiClean™.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover is not designed to remove stains on this type of surface.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover is not designed to remove stains on jewelry.
Yes, however, you may need to use slightly less based on suds level.
OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover is not designed for this purpose.
We suggest you contact the manufacturer of your rubber surfaces for cleaning recommendations. Manufacturers normally have very specific cleaning directions.
It is always best to thoroughly rinse areas with clear water where OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover came in contact with plants, to wash away any residual product.
Regular OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover does not contain chlorine bleach. OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover Free does not contain chlorine bleach either, and is also free of dyes and fragrances.
Yes, it is activated when added to warm or hot water. Oxygen is released, and targets the stains, rather than the fabric, removing many tough stains on clothing, carpet, and other water washable surfaces.
OxiClean™ Free can be used on all the same surfaces and stains as regular OxiClean™ Versatile Stain Remover. Please refer to product packaging for specific stain removal instructions.