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Old July 7th, 2007, 07:18 PM
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just curious to know if they will confiscate my tide spot remover from my carry on luggage. AA states that "Household Items - Bleach, spray starch, insecticides, drain cleaners and solvents - are NOT allowed on carry ons. but I don't know if it is considered a solvent. Anyone have experience with this?
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I packed my Tide-To-Go in my suitcases because I knew tey would take it. I suggest wearing something on the plane that you can just toss in the wash if it does get stained while enroute to your destination.
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Hi Michelle:

A friend of mine had a Tide-to-go stick in his carry-on back when the regulations were first established. His Tide stick was confiscated and thrown away.

I just returned from a trip to Denver and discovered that I had flown roundtrip with a Tide stick in my purse. It was never questioned when going through security at either airport. That may be one of the items they are more lenient on now.

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I have seen it taken away.
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ok thanks; maybe I'll leave it in the carry on and hope for the best. We're only using carryons,no checked luggage - if they take it, they take it. not a biggie
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The issue might he the size. If it's over 3 ounces, it's gone. They typically have the qt. sized bags at the beginning of the security line, but I take my own already packed up with my 3 ouncers.

I too, have seen them taken away. Maybe they just can't get past the shape? 8)

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Another option would be Shout Wipes that come in individual packets, or Shout Stain stick which is a solid roll on stain remover that works up to 7 days....not the gel form. (I use this at home and it is wonderful esp if you can't get your laundry done immediately)

The TSA issue I think with the Tide Stain stick is that it is a marker-like item which means the liquid is contained in the barrel...not only is the 3 oz rule apply here but as you mentioned the solvent rule would also apply.

People have mentioned that things get by TSA all the time. I am sure they do miss things from time to time...You hear those stories all the time. ....there is a lot to look for on those Xray screens. But the exception would not make it a rule. Bottom line, if you know it might be confiscated then be prepared to part with it.
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If it really is "no biggie" I would leave it home instead up taking a chance of it's holding up the line and inconviencing others.
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