How do you clean iodine stains?
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1. Mix one teaspoon of a mild pH balanced detergent (a mild non alkaline non bleaching detergent) with a cup of lukewarm water
3. Mix one tablespoon of household ammonia with a half cup of water
5. Mix one third cup of white vinegar with two thirds cup of water
7. Mix one teaspoon of a mild pH balanced detergent (a mild non alkaline non bleaching detergent) with a cup of lukewarm water
9. Sponge with clean water
Always test an inconspicuous area for colorfastness, etc. before treating the exposed area. Also note that certain stains are permanent.