Its simple. There isn't another product like it in the outdoor market. The all-new Vanish Laundry Ball contains natural ceramics which emit negative ions weaking the adherence of soil on fabrics so that garments can easily be cleaned. with a pH level of approximately 10, these natrual ceramics are equivalent to standard laundry detergent with regards to its ability to treat grease, as well as organic and chemical stains efficiently. Most importantly to the hunter, the Vanish Laundry Ball contains antibacterial properties which eliminate organic and non-organic odors along with harmful pathogens and germs. In addition, there are no UV brighteners leaving your camo colors unfaded hunt after hunt. With a life expectancy of over 1000+ washes, you'll capture your return on investment in 1 season!