Nikwax Cotton Proof

Cotton Proof
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Wash-in waterproofing for cotton, polycotton and canvas

Adds water-repellency and revives breathability

Benefits of using this product
Adds water repellency to cotton and polycotton and maintains breathability

Prolongs the life of gear and optimises performance in wet weather
Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine or by hand, no tumble drying required
Can be used on wet fabric
Inhibits rotting of canvas caused by dampness
Will not affect cosmetic appearance
WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous
Does not contain fluorocarbons

Ideal for
Cotton clothing and equipment such as tents

Polycotton clothing and equipment
Canvas equipment

How to apply

To clothing
Place clean item in a washing machine

Apply Nikwax Cotton Proof in the machine’s dispenser
Select a cotton wash cycle, start machine and complete rinse cycle
Alternatively, just apply Nikwax in a simple hand wash
Drip-dry or tumble dry on a low setting if the care label allows

To equipment, eg. tents
Erect tent

Paint solution onto the outside of the fabric
Work solution in with a brush and spread evenly
Clean off with water and allow to dry before packing or storing

Volume guide
To proof clothing, use 2 full caps (100 ml) for 1 item and 3 full caps (150 ml) for 2-3 items.
For dry cotton tents, dilute with 6 parts warm water (1:6) and for wet cotton tents dilute with only 2 parts warm water (1:2). 

When to use this product

Apply this product to used cotton, polycotton or canvas to keep items in water-repellent condition. Remember to clean gear first with Nikwax Tech Wash before applying Nikwax Cotton Proof (you don’t have to wait for items to dry between cleaning and proofing).