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As far as detergent that wont turn the wool strings yellow, go with dishwasher detergent. Also borax is good.


I just bought this in Israel (it helps to keep the tzitzis from being tangled, similar to the sock method mentioned in one of the answers, but this allows the water to reach the strings so that they get cleaned well too):


Halachic aspects: The Aruch haShulchan in Orach Chaim - סימן ח - דיני ציצית ועטיפתו - brings the Bet Yosef who says that our small Talit Kattan is a valid garment that fully fulfills that requirements for Tzitzith. Here's what he write in Siman ז for example: ואחר כך כתב רבינו הבית יוסף בסעיף ג: ‏ טליתות קטנים שלנו, שאנו נוהגים אף על פי שאין ...


Great trick for keeping zizit from tangling. My wife takes my cotton begged zizit and washes with other clothes, buy she has a great trick for making sure the actual zizit strings don't get tangled. She takes the four zizit and puts them inside a sock, then makes a knot of the sock, with the zizit inside and tosses it in the washing machine with ...

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