Frequently Asked Questions

    Are XTRA™ Laundry Detergent products biodegradable? Are the products safe for septic systems?
    The cleaning agents in XTRA™ Liquid Laundry Detergents are biodegradable. The detergent is safe for septic systems.
    Where can I buy XTRA™ Laundry products?
    Our products are available at most grocery, drug, warehouse, and dollar stores.
    Are XTRA™ Laundry Detergent products safe for use in my front-loading washing machine?
    Yes, XTRA™ Laundry Detergents are HE compatible, so they may be used with your front-loading washing machine. Always remember to follow the manufacturer’s instructions for your washer.
    Can I use XTRA™ with other laundry additives (i.e. OxiClean™ Stain Remover)?
    Yes, our liquid detergent products can be used in conjunction with any commercially available laundry additives.
    Can the blue detergent cause a garment to spot or turn blue?
    The blue colorant is specially formulated for liquid laundry detergents. The colorant is water-soluble and it dissipates almost immediately into the wash water.
    Does XTRA™ Laundry Detergent work in all water temperatures?
    Yes, it does. Use hot water for stains that are particularly greasy. Use warm or cold water for most wash cycles and use only cold water for rinses, since the temperature of the rinse water doesn’t affect cleaning. This saves energy and money! (Note: Remember to always follow your garment’s care instructions.)
    Do XTRA™ Laundry Detergent bottles contain BPAs?
    No, XTRA™ Laundry Detergent bottles do not contain BPAs.