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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Nikwax's BaseWash page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Formulated specially for cleaning synthetic base-layers, the Nikwax BaseWash is perfect for refreshing all synthetic fiber garments; such as socks, running attire, and travel clothing. Easy to use, a simple washing machine application removes odors, revitalizes wicking properties, and helps quicken the drying process. Environmentally friendly, this treatment is biodegradable, non flammable and non hazardous. Features: Water Based: environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non-flammable, non hazardous, does not contain fluorocarbons. Use with synthetic base layers, socks, travel clothing. BaseWash refreshes and removes odors. Enhances and revitalizes wicking properties. Helps fabric to spread sweat and dry quickly, keeping you more comfortable in all conditions. Increases breathability. Easy to use: can be applied in a washing machine.

- Appalachian Outdoors

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.

- Backcountry.com

A product created for cleaning synthetic base-layers. It enhances the fabrics wicking properites, stopping them from stinking and helping them dry more quickly.

- Vargo Outdoors

Synthetic base-layer garments are an affordable performance item that everyone loves until it starts smelling worse than your friendly neighborhood vagrant. Nikwax Basewash is formulated specially for cleaning synthetic baselayers, while enhancing wicking, comfort, and social acceptability!

- CampSaver.com