How To Remove Rust Stains From Cotton
Always follow garment label instructions when pretreating and laundering your clothes. For colored garments, test an inside seam for colorfastness. If the garment is washable, follow the instructions below.
Apply a commercial rust remover, if available. Otherwise, rub with a fresh cut lemon and allow to dry in the sun, repeat if necessary. Do not use chlorine bleach on rust.