Visit Us on FaceBook  Follow Us on Twitter
November 30, 2023


Featured Presentations

Velcro Logo
The Wool Bar
eVent Waterproof
eVent Bio

The Txtile Gateway, Inspire Students, Learn how You Can Help
Fabric Care Center
Fabric Care Center | Care Products | Detergents

Fabric Care Products


Detergents help to remove soils and stains. They perform well in a broad range of water hardness levels, and have therefore replaced soap as the cleaning agent of choice. Detergents are available in both granule and liquid forms, and can be classified as "heavy duty" (all purpose) or "light duty."

  • Granules are effective for heavily soiled clothes to lightly soiled delicate washable items.
  • Heavy-duty liquid detergents can be used for general laundry needs, but are especially good for removing food, oil, and grease stains from clothes. Liquid detergents dissolve easily regardless of water temperature.
  • Most detergents contain enzymes to assist in removing food stains, i.e. amylase for starch, protease for proteins, and lipase for fats.
  • Most detergents today contain few or no phosphates. Although phosphates can boost cleaning, local laws often prohibit phosphates for environmental reasons.
  • Follow package directions for proper use (i.e. amounts, water temperatures, etc.


Product Information

The following links provide information on trademarked bleach provided by the manufacture.

If you manfacture a bleach and would like to present information about your product, please contact us.

Return to Fabric Care Index


ZyYIA - Item 790 - Black Pocket Light N Tight
Our most popular leggings, this high-performance design offers a firm compression that feels oh-so-supportive whether you plan to run a marathon or just run the day. The fitted design and high quality fabric contours to your shape stay in place for a frictionless, effortlessly flattering look.

Shop for this technology>

ZYIA - Item 4504 - Men' Black Clubhouse 1/4 Zip
Regardless of activity, you'll stay warm and fashion-forward in this buttery-soft long-sleeve shirt. Layer it up, or wear it aloneā€”it feels incredibly soft against your skin, but always looks sharp. Our unbeatable four-way stretch fabric follows your every move without clinging.

Shop for this technology.

The Technical Center Outdoor Retailer Material Wise - Your podcast on Material Matters INDA - Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry Textile World & Textiles PanAmericanos Fashion for Profit Consulting Textile Communications Techtextil North America