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How to remove tomato sauce stains from a plastic tablecloth

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bessie26 Fri 03-Jun-11 22:54:17

DD ctablecloth wipe-clean tablecloth in bolognase sauce today & it's left tomatoey stains - how can I get rid of them?

bessie26 Fri 03-Jun-11 22:55:44

Huh, not sure what happened there!

DD covered my wipe clean tablecloth....

Tommy Fri 03-Jun-11 22:58:16

put it in the washing machine and hope for the best. Otherwise....fortunately they're not too expensive.....
(been through a few plastic tablecloths in my time.... grin)

notapizzaeater Fri 03-Jun-11 23:01:21

Milton (or Asda cheap version)

bessie26 Fri 03-Jun-11 23:21:51

Cool, I've got some Milton in the cupboard I'll try that tomorrow.

I'm not being precious about a crappy plastic tablecloth (honest!) it's just I only got it last week! Serves me right for getting a black & White (cow print) one I guess?

HollyBollyBooBoo Sat 04-Jun-11 07:37:09

A little bit of WD40 should lift it - never needed to try it myself but the nice lady in John Lewis recommended it when I bought my tablecloth!

blanchedevereaux Sat 04-Jun-11 07:54:04

Just hang it in the sunshine. Should disappear.

PegPolkadot Sat 04-Jun-11 07:55:09

Hang it on the line and see if the sun bleaches them out?

bessie26 Mon 06-Jun-11 10:34:38

Milton did the trick - thanks!

startail Mon 06-Jun-11 10:51:15

Rub with kitchen paper soaked in cooking oil then wipe with detergent. Works a treat on plastic boxes used for keeping spat Bol. Should work for plastic table cloths. Sunlight too! Fabric needs to be wet then UV makes tomato vanish like magic.

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