elephant asks: What’s Your Favorite Eco Household Tip?

Via elephant journal
on Jul 24, 2012
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With white vinegar, baking soda and hydrogen peroxide, you can clean pretty much anything.

There are so many great eco-friendly cleaning products out there. Mrs. Meyers’ products are one of my faves (especially any of the basil products) but it’s always great to find ways to take care of our homes that are inexpensive, as well as being gentle to our health and the earth.

Give us your best Eco DIY tips!

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4 Responses to “elephant asks: What’s Your Favorite Eco Household Tip?”

  1. Ember says:

    Yes, borax, lavender Castile soap, and white vinegar. Add 20 drops of any mixture of essential oils and boom! you have your own cleaner/soap/soft scrub. My other favorite Eco-friendly trick is using my kombucha bottles after removing the labels to store my bulk dry items such as tvp, rice, Bulgar wheat, quinoa, flax seed etc then use my label maker to put the names on. My pantry is gorgeous now 😉

  2. Mamaste says:

    Just intro'd on FB to: Green & Health & Wellness.

  3. Jill Barth says:

    Castile soap, so useful. And what can't you do with vinegar?

  4. shaydewey says:

    Baking soda and salt to scrub sinks and counter tops. A few drops of eucalyptus and lemon oil in water and castille in a spray bottle for easy clean-ups.