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Old 02-17-2013, 11:48 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by ajbailey89
I tried an Oxy soak with my ODD and ALL my diapers ended up shredded. Is that just a chance accident? I use all natural fibers and my BGEs literally fell apart after that.
Had the diapers sat more than 2 days dirty? Sitting longer than often, or even once for 4 days, really weakens fibers, the oxiclean might have been the last straw. There's a article about how fabric eating bacteria become super active after 48 hours.

But yes oxi, bleach, and borax weaken fibers, as does soaking, more for elastic and natural fibers that I synthetics. It depends on the length of time and the quantity used, but it's hit and miss which quantity is safe.

Country Save removes the stains and dinginess in diapers I get FSOT. Too bad you can't get sample size.


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Old 02-17-2013, 12:52 PM   #12
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I spray each diaper with watered down bac out after he poops in it and I think this helps a ton with stains. I do use bleach in the wash but the bac out must be preventing stains cause I have none.
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