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How is Gore Tex fabric made?

Invented in 1969, Gore-Tex is able to repel liquid water while allowing water vapor to pass through, and is designed to be a lightweight, waterproof fabric for all-weather use. It is composed of stretched polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), which is more commonly known by the generic trademark Teflon.

Keeping this in view, can you machine wash Gore Tex?

Laundry Instructions. It's easy to wash your Gore-Tex® outerwear: Machine wash in warm water with liquid detergent. Tumble dry on medium heat.

How do you wash Gore Tex jackets?

Machine wash on a warm permanent press cycle (105º F/40º C) using a small amount of liquid detergent. Rinse twice, minimize spinning to reduce creasing. Do not use powder detergents or any products that contain fabric softeners, conditioners, stain removers or bleach as they will affect garment performance.