With the ubiquity of cola and fizzy pop it's inevitable that stains will occur from spilled drinks from time to time. Vanish makes it easy to tackle these types of stains and if you follow our instructions below you'll be well on your way to restoring your favourite shirt to its former glory in no time.
HOW TO REMOVE COKE STAINS
To remove stubborn cola stains, we recommend using Vanish Power O2:
Vanish Power O2 Powder: Soaking: Dissolve one scoop of Vanish Power O2 Powder in 4L of warm water (max 40°) and soak the stained item. For coloured fabrics, soak for max 1 hour and whites for max 6 hours. wash as usual. For best results add one scoop of Vanish to your wash.
Important: Always follow the usage instructions on the Vanish packaging. Do not use on wool, silk or leather. Do not use on finished or coated surfaces - for example wood, metals etc.
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Coke Stain Removal Tips
Our main removal tip for cola-based drinks is this; don't let the stain dry as it will be much harder to remove once the stain has dried-in!
Removing Coke Stains - Handy Tips
If you don't have a Vanish stain removal product to hand then don't worry. We're still able to provide some handy hints on removing stains. Vanish will help you remove the stains even once they have dried-in.
- Put the item under hot water, this should help remove the initial stain before it dried-in.
- Then once you have Vanish, follow the instructions above to completely remove the stain