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Old 11-18-2012, 11:45 AM   #11
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Re: fastest way to prep hemp?

They should be good to go now Hemp is the one thing I have learned to prep before using. I did two wash/drys on some hemp soakers and got leaks like crazy.. and my ds isn't what i call a very heavy wetter at this stage. Took 9 washes to be reliant, sheesh!


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Old 11-18-2012, 01:40 PM   #12
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I only have 6 inserts so boiling wouldn't have been a huge thing I just didn't want too..
I basically let them ride along for the laundry loads today I washed 2 loads of towels on hot and they tagged along for both them a load of sheets on hot rode along (and went through a dry cycle) then they tagged along for 3 more regular clothes loads (one more dry cycle) on warm I'm washing diapers tonight so I've toss them in again with that load, I think they should be good..

they should be fine! the heat from the dryer helps, in my experience. When I have new hemp inserts (though it's been a long time here too!) I do like to boil them, but have never added Dawn when I have
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Old 11-27-2012, 01:39 PM   #13
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Re: fastest way to prep hemp?

I boiled mine for about 20 minutes, then washed it once with hot water and a pinch of Dawn. It's been working well for me ever since!
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