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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
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 2 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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The correct answer is : 1
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 3 Garment
Which of the following would you use to clean your waterproof walking trousers made from Nikwax Analogy fabric?

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax BaseWash
Biological washing powder
Non-biological washing powder
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 4 Garment
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In is recommended for

Clue
All soft-shell garments
Soft-shell garments with a wicking liner only
Soft-shell garments without wicking liners
Fleece garments
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Soft-shell garments without wicking liners

Question 5 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Polar Proof is suitable for

Clue
Hand wash only
Machine wash only
Both hand and machine wash
Specialist use only
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Both hand and machine wash