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Oxy-Boost Oxygen Bleach Alternative

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Oxy-Boost Oxygen Bleach is a safe and effective alternative to chlorine based products and it can be used in many applications in and around the home. It is based on sodium percarbonate which uses oxygen for destaining and deodorizing. Oxy-Boost is safe to use at all temperatures, on most washable fabrics, and all colors, in hard or soft water, and is compatible with other household cleaners. Also, it produces no harmful by-products which negatively affect the environment. Unlike chlorine bleach, which can merely cover up a stain, Oxy-Boost attacks and breaks down organic stains to totally remove them from the garment.

How Do Oxygen Based Cleaning Products Work? Traditional household bleaching products are based on chlorine. While effective in bleaching, destaining, deodorizing, etc. they are very toxic and are harmful to people, pets, plants, and the environment, as well as detrimental to fabrics over time. Oxygen based bleaching products are just as effective as chlorine based products but will not hurt people, animals, plants, or the environment. Also, they will not harm the fabric or surface they are used on. Upon mixing with water, they release oxygen which does the destaining and deodorizing.

Where Can I Use Oxy-Boost? Oxy-Boost Oxygen Bleach is excellent for cleaning and removing organic stains (such as coffee, tea, wine, fruit juices, foods, sauces, grass and blood) from fabrics, plastics, fiberglass, porcelain, ceramics, wood, carpets, asphalt, concrete, etc. Oxygen bleach containing products can be used in any place in or around the house that need to be destained and deodorized; they are efficient, safe and economical. Although Oxy-Boost is most often used for laundry, carpets, and upholstery, is it also a great deck cleaning product.

For specific cleaning and stain removal recommendations, see the Quick Reference Uses Chart.

  • No fragrances and dyes
  • Non-toxic
  • Biodegradable
  • Alternative to harsh, toxic, chlorine-based bleaches
  • The ingredients do not contain animal by-products, and the cleaners have not been tested on animals
Laundry
  • Light Soils: Add 1 ounce of Oxy-Boost with your laundry detergent per load.
  • Moderate Soils: Use 2 ounces of Oxy-Boost.
  • Heavily Soiled: Use 4 ounces of Oxy-Boost.
  • To whiten and deodorize diapers or to destain cloth menstrual pads add 4-6 ounces of Oxy-Boost into the soak cycle. Soak in hot water for at least 30 minutes, or overnight, then complete wash cycle.
  • For whitening old linens and yellowed window shears, deodorizing and cleaning tennis shoes, or to get rid of yellow armpit stains on shirts: soak in 2 ounces of OXY-BOOST per gallon of water for at least one hour, or overnight, then rinse.
Kitchen
  • Stained Plasticware, Dishes, Dish Rags & Towels: Add 1-2 ounces of Oxy-Boost to the container to be cleaned or to the dishwater and soak for at least 15 minutes.
  • Drains & Garbage Disposals: To keep them clear and smelling fresh, add 1 ounce of Oxy-Boost in 8 ounces of hot water and allow solution to sit in drain overnight.
Bath
  • Septic Systems: Add 4 ounces of Oxy-Boost to toilet and flush into the septic system twice a week.
  • Toilets: Add 3 ounces of Oxy-Boost, wait 15 minutes then scrub.
  • Shower Curtains: Soak in one ounce of Oxy-Boost per gallon of hot water; for mildew stains soak overnight.
  • Bathtub & Shower: Make a paste of Oxy-Boost with hot water, scrub with a cloth or sponge, wait 15 minutes then rinse or use.
Yard
  • Garbage Cans: For deodorizing, add 1/2 ounce of Oxy-Boost per gallon of of water and let soak.
  • Lawn Furniture: Add 2 ounces of Oxy-Boost to hot water, scrub, wait 15 minutes, then rinse.
  • All-weather Carpeting: Add 4 ounces of Oxy-Boost to a gallon of warm water scrub with a stiff broom, wait 20 minutes then rinse.
Household
  • Carpets: To destain and deodorize, add one ounce of Oxy-Boost per gallon of carpet shampoo prior to cleaning. To remove mold and mildew from carpeting add 2-4 ounces of Oxy-Boost per gallon of hot water, apply generously to stain, wait 10 minutes, then vacuum with extractor. For urine, feces, or vomit stains on carpets or upholstery, add one teaspoon of OXY-BOOST to 8 ounces of water, wipe onto stain, wait 10 minutes then rinse.
  • Acoustic Tiles: Add 6 ounces of Oxy-Boost per gallon of hot water, spray on tiles, wait 15 minutes then rinse.
  • Mops: Add 3 ounces of Oxy-Boost to a gallon of hot water, soak overnight then rinse.
  • Mildew Removal / Post-Flood Damage: Add 4 ounces of Oxy-Boost to a gallon of hot water, scrub surface, wait 30 minutes then rinse. Oxy-Boost is safe for use in a closed environment.
  • Cat Litter Boxes: To clean and deodorize, soak them in 3 ounces of OXY-BOOST per gallon of water for 20 minutes then rinse.
Ingredients: Oxy-Boost is a blend of sodium percarbonate and natural sodium carbonate (soda ash). The selected level of sodium carbonate enhances the cleaning power of the sodium percarbonate. There are no added fillers or additives. Oxy-Boost uses only the highest quality domestic raw materials.

Sizes: Available in 2.5 lbs, 5.5 lbs & 20 lbs


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