Whether it’s a summer picnic, a play in the park or a rigorous sporting match – it’s easy to ruin your favourite clothes with bright green grass stains.

Not to worry though, the powerful Vanish formula makes it easy to remove grass stains from clothes, shoes and carpets, as its deep hygiene action* means your clothes will get a thorough clean in-wash. It doesn’t just tackle stains, the multi-benefit Oxi Advance formula also keeps colours bright and removes odours, all in one wash! To get the best results, use Vanish Oxi Advance Multi Power Gel and follow the steps below. Simply, pre-treat or soak, and wash as usual with an extra dose of Vanish.
Read on for more information on how to remove grass stains from fabrics and materials.
*removes stains for a hygiene boost.

How to remove grass stains from clothes

Grass stains are mostly made up of chlorophyll from the plant, which is a natural dye and can mean trouble for your fabrics. That’s why it’s important to treat the stain as soon as possible before it has the chance to set in. To remove grass stains from jeans and other coloured clothes, pre-treat your stain with Vanish Oxi Advance Multi Power Gel, and to remove grass stains from white clothes use Vanish Oxi Advance Crystal White Gel and follow these steps: to remove grass stains from white clothes use and follow these steps:

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Instructions

  1. Pour 2ml of Vanish gel directly onto the stain and gently rub.
  2. Leave the product in contact with the stain for 10 mins max
  3. After pre-treatment, wash as usual or rinse thoroughly.
  4. If your grass stain is being stubborn, why not give the garment a soak? Simply add 100mlml of Vanish gel into 4L of warm or cold water (max 40°), and then leave it to soak for 1 hour (max) for colours and 6 hours (max) for whites. After, just wash as usual with an extra dose of Vanish in the washing machine.

Can I follow the same instructions for other items of clothes?

You can follow the above instructions to remove grass stains from a range of fabrics – including all denim garments, as well as cotton, wool and synthetic items.
Remember – if in doubt about any item of clothing, test Vanish on a very small patch of the fabric in the least-visible area before using.

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How to remove grass stains from shoes

'There’s a method to the madness and a method of cleaning shoes, and that all depends on the material. If you’re looking to remove grass stains from trainers that are made from canvas, follow our instructions with Vanish Oxi Advance Multi Power Gel, to make your stains a thing of the past:

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Vanish Oxi Advance Multi Power Gel

Instructions

  1. Pour 2ml of Vanish gel directly onto the stain and gently rub.
  2. Leave the product in contact with the stain for 10 mins max
  3. After pre-treatment, wash as usual or rinse thoroughly.
  4. Important: Although the Vanish formula can tackle stains on a whole host of fabrics and materials, do not attempt to remove grass stains from leather shoes with Vanish.

How to remove grass stains from carpet

'To remove stains from your carpet, it’s best to remove any excess grass and mud from the area carefully to avoid rubbing the grass in further. Then, use Vanish Oxi Action Carpet & Upholstery Spot Treatment Spray. Here’s how to do it:

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Instructions

  1. Open the nozzle and spray onto the stain (keeping the nozzle around 15cm from the surface).
  2. Leave for a maximum of 5 minutes, and then dab and blot with an absorbent cloth to remove the liquid and the stain.
  3. If the stain persists, repeat steps 1-2 until it vanishes.
  4. Important: The Vanish formula is tough on stains and can make removing grass stains pain-free, but always read the label before. For added peace of mind, always test the product on a small inconspicuous area before use.

General advice

- Please refer to the packaging for specific product usage and advice.
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN AND PETS. Store the product only in the original container and always fasten the lid.
- Do not expose product to direct sunlight.
- Before use check for colour fastness by testing a hidden area of the fabric, rug or carpet.
- For best results it may be necessary to repeat parts of the process.

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