Motor sports injuries have decreased in recent years, thanks to improvements in the quality of protective gear. But despite driver and industry precautions, racing is still a dangerous sport. Exposure to a flash fire for even a few seconds can lead to serious injury or loss of life. Severe skin burns occur more often than they should because protective clothing is not properly cared for or has not been made resistant to flammable liquids. Racing suits made from Nomex® technical fabric have extraordinary properties to protect drivers from flames and heat. Care instructions published by Nomex® manufacturer DuPont state that this unique fabric requires special care to be fully effective. DuPont's laundering guide cautions Nomex® users that the fabric must be kept clean. "Flame resistance can be compromised by the presence of flammable contaminants on the garment, " the guide explains. However, DuPont advises against using ordinary soaps for removing these contaminants. "Soap scums may be flammable and could adversely affect the thermal ensure safety and comfort. Molecule is the right way to care for Nomex. Molecule Wash effectively cleans Nomex® fabric in standard washing machines. Removes contaminants that can degrade fabric performance. Antimicrobial agent inhibits the growth of bacterial odors. Molecule works and has been tested with Nomex, CarbonX, Proban, Fire retardant cotton. . all technical fabrics. Concentrated formula effectively cleans technical fabrics in standard washing machinesRemoves contaminants that can degrade fabric performanceContains an antimicrobial agent to inhibit the growth of bacterial odorsMaintains fabric breathabilityContains a fabric brightener to help you look your bestRecommended for Nomex® and other technical fabricsPit Stop USA offers Molecule Wash - 16 oz. WA-16 at low everyday prices. Be sure to check out all of our products from Molecule Labs including Molecule Labs Racing Suit Care.