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Question 1 Environmental
Some manufacturers of waterproofing aerosols claim their products are environmentally friendly. Which of the following raises issues with this claim?

Clue
Solvents and propellants used in so-called environmentally friendly aerosols are very powerful greenhouse gases.  Weight for weight these solvents and propellents contribute far more to global warming than carbon dioxide
There are no issues with this claim.
Some aerosol manufacturers use products that are made from recyclable packaging
CFCs are no longer used therefore aerosols do not pose a threat to the ozone layer.
   
 

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Solvents and propellants used in so-called environmentally friendly aerosols are very powerful greenhouse gases.  Weight for weight these solvents and propellents contribute far more to global warming than carbon dioxide

Question 2 Equipment
Which product would you use to clean a waterproofed horse rug?

Clue
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Rug Proof
Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Rug Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Rug Wash

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product will add both water repellency and UV protection to synthetic tents?

Clue
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax Cotton Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 4 How Nikwax Works
Using conventional household detergents can have an adverse effect on the performance of both waterproof and next to the skin layers. Why?

Clue
Conventional household detergents reduce the water repellency of waterproof breathable clothing.
Conventional household detergents reduce the breathability of waterproof breathable clothing.
Conventional household detergents reduce the wicking ability of next-to-the skin rapid drying garments (Base Layers)
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 How Nikwax Works
Before applying Nikwax Leather Restorer, how should you prepare your gear?

Clue
Clean using Nikwax Tech Wash
No need to do anything
Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner
Clean using Nikwax Sandal Wash
   
 

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Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner