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What is an enzyme, anyway?

Do you have a little one destined to be a scientist or who just loves learning how things work? Log on to www.explorationclean.org, a narrated site designed to teach kids all about the science of cleaning. You can check out the section on enzymes, ingredients that play a powerful role...

Be Cool, Wash in Cold

Did you know that about 90 percent of the energy your washing machine uses goes toward heating the water and that many clothing labels recommend washing in cool or cold water? ACI wants you to know that washing in cold water saves energy and your clothes because proper temperatures can...

Hello Summer! Goodbye Stains!

Memorial Day is finally here, and it’s time for the sights, smells and splatters of summer!  Picnics, summer camps and s’mores make fond memories, but don’t let the stains last a lifetime, too! Chocolate. When this stain strikes, gently scrape off any excess chocolate. Once you get the item home, soak...