FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Advanced Polymer Technology (APT) is Grangers’ own blend of fluorocarbon-free polymers and emulsions. Developed by our in-house Research and Development team, it’s formulated to provide a highly breathable and durable water-repellent finish to all outdoor gear.
Here at Grangers, we’re incredibly proud to be a Bluesign® system partner. We were the first aftercare brand in the world to receive this accreditation in 2007 and this guarantees that our products are cleaner, safer and, more importantly, environmentally-responsible.
All of our formulations are manufactured in the UK.
Clothing Repel or Performance Repel Plus?
Clothing Repel and Performance Repel Plus both offer effective, durable protection, replenishing your garment's DWR. Their difference, however, lies in their method of application. Clothing Repel is a simple, wash-in solution that is ideal for achieving complete protection. Performance Repel Plus is an easy-to-use, spray-on product that is excellent for targeting areas prone to abrasion (cuffs, collars, shoulders, etc.) and offering those places extra protection.
Here at Grangers, we’re big animal lovers so we have never tested on animals and all of our products have and always will be cruelty-free.
We are proud members of the European Outdoor Conservative Association.
G-WAX or Waterproofing Wax?
G-WAX and Waterproofing Wax are both effective, reliable waxes that keep footwear dry and protected. G-WAX is a harder wax that is less pliable but will require fewer applications between wear. Waterproofing Wax is a supple wax that can be easily applied to boots, though more frequent coatings may be required between use.
All of our products, unless otherwise stated, are compatible with GORE-TEX®.
You don’t need to worry about what water type you have when using Grangers. All our formulations perform the same regardless of hard or soft water.
Our Head Office is located in Derbyshire, England. We love living in the heart of Derbyshire and getting outside into the Peak District.
All of Grangers' protection products are effective when air-dried. However, for optimum durability, we recommend applying a small amount of heat such as a tumble drier or hairdryer.
We distribute to over 50 countries worldwide including Canada. Our official partner there is Interex industries, based in Vancouver. Should you have an enquiry about Canadian distribution or shipping, please get in touch at email@example.com
We measure performance using the ISO 14001 Environmental standard and we also work to the ISO 9001 standard for quality control.
All of our bottles are made from 100% Post-Consumer Recycled Plastic.
All our formulations are PFC-free and completely environmentally conscious.
We have a dedicated in-house Technical Team who review our formulations, ensuring that they offer the best performance possible, and quality control our manufacturing processes, to guarantee that the product you receive is fit-for-purpose.
Questions, fancy a chat?
Please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our team will be happy to help.
We support the Responsible Down Standard (RDS) by making sure that we only work with those brands that use ethically sourced down.
You don’t need to worry about residues when using our products. If they’re used according to our bottle instructions, all you’ll get is performance- no unwanted extras.
Recycled plastic – 100%
Here at Grangers, we always do all we can to offer the most eco-responsible solutions, while providing our loyal customers with quality-controlled products that they can rely on. If we at any point believe we cannot guarantee the quality, the origin, or the stability of our supply chain, we will always strive to use the most eco-responsible solution possible, to provide the most ethical and high-quality product at all times, ensuring that our bottles are always made from 100% recycled plastic.
We were the first aftercare brand in the world to invent a water-based product in 1947. Today, all of our formulations are water-based and PFC-free.
2 in 1 formulations
In 2005, we became the first aftercare company to invent a 2 in 1 clean and reproof formulation, invented by our Technical Director and General Manager, Karolina Jones who has been with the company for over 30 years. To this day, we are still the only aftercare brand to offer this solution saving you time, energy and water.