How do I get the burning rubber smell out of my jeans and t-shirts?
December 18, 2012 11:09 AM Subscribe
How do I get the burnt rubber smell out of my laundry?
posted by Tesseractive to Home & Garden (7 answers total)
Something went wrong with the dryer(s) in my apartment complex and now almost all my clothes (cotton and cotton/poly blend things) smell offensively like burning rubber. I re-washed and dryed them in the other dryer, but the smell is still there. (Not sure if both dryers have a common smell problem or the smell just didn't go away.)
I will be taking them to a laundromat at the very least. Is this something a dry cleaner can help with? I have never had anything professionally cleaned.
I am very fragrance sensitive, and I use fragrance-free detergent, if that matters.