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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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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
   
 

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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
Which of the following would be a suitable maintenance routine for your down filled ski jacket that has a Durable Water Repellent outer fabric?

Clue
Non-biological washing powder + spray on water-proofing
Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax Down Proof
Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Biological washing powder + Nikwax Down Proof
   
 

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Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax Down Proof

Question 4 Garment
On a soft-shell garment with a wicking lining, which of the following Nikwax products should you use? 

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax Softshell Proof Wash-In
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On
Nikwax BaseWash and Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On
Nikwax BaseWash and Nikwax Softshell Proof Wash-In
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On

Question 5 How Nikwax Works
How should Nikwax BaseFresh be used?

Clue
Instead of your regular detergent
In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner
In a pre rinse before using your regular detergent
As a hand wash solution only
   
 

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In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner