What Temperature Is Best for Washing Whites?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 4:54:06 PM ET
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The water temperature for washing white garments varies depending on the type of fabric, but whites generally do well in hot water. Hot water more thoroughly cleanses the dirt and stains that are prominently displayed on white clothing.

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