Cigarette smoke out of synthetics?

jamesfjamesfDecember 17, 2010

Hello..I bought a used motorcycle jacket made from Cordura. Ran it through 2 washings with Woolite and it still reeks. The manufacturer says to use "soap flakes or non-biologic liquid soap". Is there anything out there that fits this requirement? I can get soap flakes as a special order but if there's something off the shelf (I'm in Massachusetts).

thanks,

jim

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just_julie

Try just hanging it outside for a while. Cig smell isn't -that- permanent. If fresh air kills dust mites and bed bugs, surely it can cut cigarette. Did you try febreeze?

    Bookmark   December 17, 2010 at 9:43PM
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sshrivastava

Try ODOBAN. It comes in a gallon container and is a godsend for managing odorous laundry!

    Bookmark   December 18, 2010 at 12:52PM
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oasisowner

Dreft or Ivory Snow are available in most grocery stores, Walmart, Target, etc.

    Bookmark   December 19, 2010 at 5:44PM
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xhappyx

Have you tried soaking in some water and baking soda? Or water and vinegar? Either one should remove the odor.

    Bookmark   December 20, 2010 at 11:36AM
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