Wash-in cleaner for down filled gear that safely revitalises breathability and water-repellency.
Benefits of using Nikwax® Down Wash:
- It prolongs the life of gear and optimises outdoor performance
- Revitalises loft and insulation, without damaging the structure of the down
- It maintains breathability
- It maintains original water-repellency
- It’s easy-to-apply – can be used in a washing machine
- Suitable for use on all fabrics, including technical textiles
- It 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’
- It will remove detergent residues left behind by previous washes
- WaterBased – environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non-flammable, non-hazardous
- Does not contain fluorocarbons
- All feather-filled / down clothing and equipment.
When to use Nikwax® Down Wash:
Always apply Nikwax® Down Wash to used down clothing to keep items in perfect condition. We advise cleaning items with Nikwax® Down Wash before proofing them with Nikwax® Down Proof. You should be able to wash reproofed garments 6 to 8 times with Nikwax® Down Wash before it requires reproofing with Nikwax® Down Proof.