fabric softener


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fab′ric soft`ener


n.
a substance added to fabrics during laundering to make them puffier and softer.
[1960–65]
Translations
aviváž
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Mix a little liquid fabric softener with water and load into a spray bottle.
DUSTING GLASS TOPS Wash the glass in a solution of warm water and fabric softener. Add one tablespoon of liquid fabric softener to one quarter of a litre of warm water.
Lenor Fabric Softener, 2 litres, Summer Breeze was pounds 1.71, now pounds 1.25
THE tops of containers of fabric softener can be used as a pen holders, or used on a dressing table for make-up brushes.
A recent flyer featured a 70-sheet roll of Cascades paper towels at 77 cents (Canadian), Snuggle fabric softener for $3.99, and 30% off the entire line of Swiss Herbal supplements from Ontario-based Swiss Herbal Remedies Ltd.
A GIRL of eight was made to sit in a corridor because her teacher is allergic to the fabric softener on her clothes.
And Fairy Non Bio is offering one lucky reader a year's supply of Fairy Non Bio and Fairy Fabric Softener, plus matching mother and baby robes.
Mountain Green Skin Sensitive has developed a line of laundry products to keep clothes fresh and clean without irritating solvents, alcohols, perfumes, dyes or enzymes ($9 to $12 for regular, $15 for baby-specific and $8.50 for fabric softener).
Created to enhance body, shine, and manageability, the products feature no synthetic detergents, foam boosters, fabric softener chemicals, or artificial chemicals, colors, or fragrances.
Environmental and health activists have long expressed concern about the environmental and health dangers of fabric softeners. But now, according to a Quebec coroner, a Canadian woman may have burned to death because her terry-cloth robe became more flammable after being washed in liquid fabric softener.
Duane Reade is featuring all seven Vaska (vaska is Old Norse for "wash") laundry SKUs, including a nonchlorine fabric softener and spot remover, all of which are biodegradable, hypoallergenic and gray water safe.
DUSTFREE CARPETS If you spray a synthetic fibre carpet with a solution of four parts water to one part fabric softener it will prevent fluff and dust penetrating the carpet and keep them smelling fresh too!