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How much bleach is accurate per load of whites?

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CandyHorse

Asked by CandyHorse at 7:05 PM on Mar. 15, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • I use 1/4 cup Oxy-Clean and 1/8 cup baking soda with my detergent. No bleach. Tears up my undies. At $6.25 or $6.50 a pair, I want them to last.
    Kimimale

    Answer by Kimimale at 7:13 PM on Mar. 15, 2011

  • I try to stay away from bleach all together...
    using warm water instead of hot and baking soda for whitening and vinegar
    for odor and mild soap, my whites do stay pretty white for awhile...
    gmasboy

    Answer by gmasboy at 12:18 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • same as gmasboy
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 10:39 AM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • I use about 1/4 cup for a load. My washer has a bleach dispenser with it and I fill that up. I hate using vinegar in the laundry, I can't stand the smell. But, Borax works wonders with all laundry and doesn't make your home smell like a pickle factory.
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 1:48 PM on Mar. 16, 2011

  • !/4 c and I love the clean smell of clorox
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 8:46 AM on Mar. 17, 2011

  • I use about a cup of bleach for my whites
    stitchintime

    Answer by stitchintime at 3:17 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

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