Color Run Remover
Did that red sock make it into your load of whites? No problem. Add Color Run Remover in your wash to remove dye and streaks from mixed-wash accidents.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can Carbona® Color Run Remover be used on colored clothing?
Yes, if the clothing is colorfast (the dye correctly set in the fabric by the manufacturer). You must first perform the colorfast test as directed on the package.
I have a full wash load of garments - is 1 box enough?
For a full wash load we recommend using 3 packs of Color Run Remover.
If I have 3 different colored garments with unwanted dye on them, can I put them all together in with Carbona® Color Run Remover?
Yes, as long as all the garments are colorfast. You must first perform the colorfast test as directed on the package.
Can I use Carbona® Color Run Remover on something that bled into itself?
No. When a garment bleeds, it is not colorfast. This product is only for colorfast fabrics.
How do you know if a garment is colorfast?
Perform the colorfast test as directed on the package. If you are still unsure how to proceed, please contact us at 866-CARBONA.
Can Carbona® Color Run Remover be used on "dry clean only" garments?
No. Carbona® Color Run Remover needs to be mixed with water and a “dry clean only” garment should not be submerged in water.
Can I use Carbona® Color Run Remover with bleach?
Can I soak only the area where the unwanted dye is?
The recommended usage of Color Run Remover is to soak the entire garment, but if you want to try this method, proceed with caution.
What if the garment says wash in cold water?
Carbona® Color Run Remover says to use the hottest water permitted by the fabric care guidelines. So if the garment label says cold water, then the garment needs to be soaked in cold water.
After soaking a garment in Carbona® Color Run Remover, do you have to rinse and wash the garment?
Yes, all products need to be rinsed out with water and then washed with detergent.
Is Carbona® Color Run Remover safe for septic tanks?
It is not harmful to the tank if it is not being used frequently.
Will Carbona® Color Run Remover remove stains like crayon, rust, ink and fruit juice?
Carbona® Color Run Remover removes unwanted dyes. For stains such as crayon, rust, ink, fruit juice, etc., we recommend using Carbona® Stain Devils.
Stain Removal Tips
Use Color Run Remover to brighten your whites that have become dingy from dye absorbed from other garments.
Do not use on silk, denim, khaki, synthetic fabrics, leather, suede, vinyl or any garment that has bled onto itself.
ALWAYS TEST FOR COLORFASTNESS ON COLORED FABRICS.
Once this product is opened it should be used or discarded.
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