A. Background of the study
Stains are the most common problem of people living now a day because of too much works. We can remove it using a commercial stain remover, but these are harmful for it contains substances that are bad for ourselves and the environment. The researchers heard about the use of kamias as stain remover and they wanted to see if this will be effective.
B. Statement of the problem or objective
The main objective of the study is to test the effectiveness of an extract of a Bilimbi Plant as an alternative for removing stains on fabrics. It also aims the validity it takes for the stains to be vanished and the benefits that we receive. The study will help us to find the content of the plant that we use in the study that cannot bring harmful effects unlike the other references we use.
C. Significant of the study
It is cost-friendly and environmental-friendly since it is cheaper and you will not spend a lot of money for nothing. It will promote the importance of plants around us and learn to appreciate the beauty of nature God has created. The Philippines will improve their cleanliness that starts with their clothing with use of the extract of a Bilimbi that will completely clean the fabrics.
D. Review of related literature
The Averrhoa bilimbi L.is close to a Carambola but they are different from their physical appearance, bearing of fruits and its uses. It is mostly found on tropical countries like Philippines. Bilimbi extract helps in bleaching and rust from fabrics. The discolorations which are found in a material or surfaces are stains which are the problem to face on.
A. Materials / Equipment
The materials used are cloths, bilimbi and stains. The cloth will be white or light colours shirts so that the researchers can observe clearly to the experiment conducted. The researchers have many varieties of stains that they can use like ketchup, soy sauce, coffee and etc. that will help them in the study.
B. Treatment / Methods
The first thing the researchers do, is that they should prepare all the materials needed most importantly the cloths for testing. Next, they apply different stains that they choose. They squeezed the extract of the two bilimbi of the same size on each cloth specifically at the stained part. Afterwards, they wait for about ten minutes, and then they observe what may happen to the stained part. Finally, they see the results and the findings which answer all the objectives of the study. If the desired results doesn`t satisfy you yet then, try to scrub it.