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Not all of the detergent has rinsed off my laundry after washing. Why?

  • Water/Suds Issues
  • Does Not Rinse
  • Troubleshooting
  • Washer Dryers, Washing Machines
  • Last Updated 07/05/2015

Not all of the detergent has rinsed off my laundry after washing. Why?



cause Cause


         ■ Using more than adequate amount of detergent will generate excessive foam and rinsing may not work.

         ■ Liquid detergent or natural detergent forms a considerable amount of foam compared to normal detergent, 
             therefore rinsing may not work.


how to fix How to fix


         ■ If you are concerned about the foam left on laundry, try using fabric softener.
         ■ Fabric softener helps to wash foam away.


                                  <Detergent and fabric softeners>

           only detergent

                                            <Only detergent is used>


            detergent + fabric softener

                <Detergent and fabric softener are used - Foam is washed away>


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