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How to clean and sanitize a backpack

 

Last updated 1/13/2021 at 4:29pm

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While it may be tempting to simply throw a backpack into the washing machine, it is important to check the care instructions first.

FALLBROOK – Backpacks are useful tools for students and adults alike. From hiking supplies to school books to sports equipment, backpacks can store just about anything. As veritable workhorses, they're bound to get dirty and can benefit from periodic cleaning.

While it may be tempting to simply throw a backpack into the washing machine, it is important to check the care instructions first. Some canvas, nylon and fabric backpacks can go in the wash, but those made of leather or those with intricate details should not. Backpack manufacturers also advise against putting backpacks in a dryer...



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