A wash-in cleaner for use with waterproof clothing and equipment, recommended by many outdoor gear manufacturers.
Duke of Edinburgh RecommendedNikwax Tech Wash® is the ideal cleaner for your technical clothing and gear. A non-detergent soap, it revitalises breathability, and can be used regularly to clean clothing and equipment without damaging their Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coatings.
(Detergents are damaging to DWR treatments on fabrics, and can leave residues which impair breathability)
Use Nikwax Tech Wash in conjunction with Nikwax TX Direct waterproofing for maximum weather protection on any waterproof clothing, rucksacks or gear.
Prolongs the life of waterproof clothing and optimises outdoor performance
Maintains original water-repellency
Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine
Suitable for use on all fabrics, including technical textiles
Lifts out dirt that can attract water and mask water repellent finishes
Unlike detergents, it does not leave behind water attractive residues which encourage ‘wetting-out’
Removes detergent residues left behind by previous washes
WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous
Does not contain fluorocarbons