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Bumgenius Staining

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Allthatnonsense Mon 20-Jul-15 14:45:22

This is our 3rd week of reusables. I am using Little Lambs Bamboo, Little Lambs sized pockets and Bumgenius V4.
I dry pail and wash every other day. I use a cold wash followed by a hot wash with half amount of persil non bio powder.
The little lambs are coming out clean, but the Bumgenius inserts have yellow stains (ebf 7 week old).
What can I do to get the stains out? I know that sunlight helps, but on days like today there is no chance of line drying.
I would be grateful for any advice!

Ditsy79 Mon 20-Jul-15 18:32:13

The only thing I found to shift the stains is sunlight - dry them near a sunny window if the weather's too bad to dry them outside. Do you use liners? That might stop some of the stain going onto the nappy itself

babyiwantabump Mon 20-Jul-15 18:34:14

Fleece liners? Other than that sunshine . I have never had this problem though.
Especially when ebf it is more now the toddler poo that seems to try to stain.

I do a cold wash then a 60 wash them a rinse . I use Eco eggs .

lentilpot Mon 20-Jul-15 18:54:27

You could try using more powder and add extra rinses. The sunlight will make a difference even on a day like today - or just leave them stained till you get a chance to get them in the sun

stargirl1701 Mon 20-Jul-15 23:16:36

Sunlight may work but you can use laundry bleach on BG.

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