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Answer the multiple choice questions below and click 'submit' to complete. To get a hint, click on the 'CLUE' button. An answer cannot be changed after it has been checked.

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Question 1 Breathability
Breathable waterproof membrane based garments/fabrics no longer work in the rain when

Clue
The Durable Water-Repellent layer has worn off
The fabric is dirty
The outer layer is wetting out
Any of the above
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 2 Environmental
Why does Nikwax not use Fluorocarbons in its products?

Clue
The process of manufacturing Fluorocarbon based products is too easy & Nikwax like to make complicated products
Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns
Because there are too many fluorocarbon based products out there already
Fluorocarbons is a long word that cannot be translated into other languages easily
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns

Question 3 Garment
Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof will:

Clue
Replenish the water repellency of tired, waxed cotton clothing
Overcomes the problem of gear ‘wetting-out’
Prolong the life of your gear and optimise performance in wet weather
All of the above
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 4 Garment
You have a waterproof coat with a zip-in fleece layer. How would you wash it?

Clue
Both sections in non-biological washing powder
Both sections in Nikwax Tech Wash
Fleece layer in Nikwax Tech Wash and outer layer in BaseWash
Fleece layer only in Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 2
Both sections in Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 5 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Down Proof will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency
Revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
All of the above
   
 

correct
Sorry,
incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above