Directions for use: Pull tab to open package & remove product. Place one pre-measured capsule in the main detergent cup and close**. It is important that both QuantumÂ® and the detergent cup are dry. The capsules are wrapper-free and are designed to release their contents when they come into contact with water. Do not pierce or attempt to unwrap the capsules. Close packaging lid tightly. Store away from heat and moisture to protect the remaining capsules. Make sure all items are dishwasher safe and separate silver from stainless steel. Wash metal items according to manufacturer's instructions. The optimal water temperature is between 125 degrees - 140 degrees F. In hard water conditions, it may be necessary to continue to use FinishÂ® Jet-DryÂ® rinse agent for optimal results. Safe to use on china and glassware. **Do not use short wash cycle programs.