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Old 11-16-2010, 02:26 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I'm so mad at myself.  I left all my cloth diapers in their pail and forgot about them for weeks!!  They are covered in green mold.  (We are in the process of renovating a house & moving so I've been very bad at remembering to do things)  ;)    Is there anyway to get them clean?  I really hope so - it's like 300.00 worth of diapers.. uggh.  I have YL Thieves oil and cleaner - would that help at all?  I'm about to just throw them in with a lot of bleach (but that would mean I have to go out and buy some bleach) if it means saving them.

 

Any ideas that will work?

 

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Old 11-16-2010, 05:31 PM
 
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Get some 20 Mule Team Borax soak them in that and laundry as ussual.  Bleach isn't as great a mold killer as some think Borox is and it wont damage your diapers in the process... I'm not at all anti bleach but were talking soaking I'd do the borox.

 

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