Actichem VDS

Volatile, dry solvent stain remover

Product Description

Actichem VDS is a dry solvent stain remover.

You can use this high performance volatile dry solvent for removing a wide variety of oily spots on upholstery, carpet and delicate fabrics. By employing a careful selection of solvents used in the dry cleaning industry, the Actichem VDS achieves amazing spot removal with the added benefit of no residue and no resoiling issues.

Colour: Clear (water white)
pH: N/A
Fragrance: Solvent
Dilution: Ready to use
Safety: Class 3 Flammable Liquid
Pack Size: 500ml & 5Lt

SKU: AP480.05 / AP480.005S
SKU: AP480.05
SKU: AP480.005S Actichem vds volatile dry solvent in 500ml spray pack

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Additional Information

  • Powerful – New powerful formula works well on oily soils, grease, adhesives, tar and even many paints and inks.
  • Fibre Safe – Safe on most fabrics and fibres.
  • Efficient – Dries in minutes, no rinsing needed.
  • Complete Evaporation – No risk of rapid resoiling and does not leave a solvent ring.
  • Upholstery & Dry Clean Items – The first choice for spotting and pretreatment for delicate and dry-clean only items.
Application areas and surface suitability
  • Actichem VDS is ideal to use where the fabric is dry-clean only and cannot be wet with water.
  • Ideal for use as a prespray on high soil areas on lounges.
  • Excellent for touch-up spotting procedures on carpet and upholstery where you cannot rinse with water.
  • Excellent for use as your solvent spotter when doing encapsulation cleaning.
How to Use

Always pre-test in an inconspicuous location for substrate sensitivity to chemicals. Do not use on acrylic, plastic or other solvent sensitive surfaces including bitumen and latex backed carpeting.


Ready to use

  1. Sponge or scrape up any surface spot material.
  2. Apply Actichem VDS to a clean white absorbent cloth.
  3. Blot to remove spot. Do not rub. Deep spots may need light brushing. Work from outside to centre of large spots.
  4. Repeat if necessary.
  5. Brush fabric to align fibres.

Mist onto areas of severe soiling when cleaning upholstery.
Follow-up with normal upholstery cleaning techniques.


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