Nikwax BaseWash

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You just washed that polypro shirt, and it smells already--next time wash it with Nikwax BaseWash. This product not only removes odors, it also revitalizes your base layer's wicking properties, so your long johns enjoy a longer life. Use the biodegradable Nikwax BaseWash in the washing machine or sink to clean any synthetic base layers or mid-layers.


Nikwax Basewash deodorizes and deep-cleans synthetic fabrics, keeping your fitness clothing fresh for workouts and other athletic activities.


A Nikwax wash-in cleaner for synthetic base layers (fitness t-shirts, etc.,) and synthetic socks.


While synthetic materials are know for their wicking properties, they aren't applauded for their odor control. Nikwax Base Wash cleans and deodorizes the stinkiest of next to skin synthetics. As if neutralizing your long johns wasn't enough, Base Wash increases breathability and improves cooling efficiency.-- Effective formula is specifically designed for synthetic base layers (including Capilene(R) & Driclime(R)), socks, sports apparel and travel clothing-- Removes odors, enhances wicking properties and increases breathability-- Your tent mate will thank you; further inhibits the build up of body odors-- Revitalizes your clothes' performance by rinsing out the pores in the fabric, allowing moisture to pass through-- WaterBased, non-flammable, non-hazardous, biodegradable, environmentally friendly, and contain no volatile organic compounds (VOCs)-- Suitable for front and top loading washing machines

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