Clean House Clean Planet

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Simon and Schuster, Apr 1, 1997 - House & Home - 320 pages
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How many times have you said you're killing yourself trying to keep your house clean? You might have been joking, but you're closer to the truth than you think if you're using expensive commercial cleansers. Karen Logan, an environmentalist with years of experience developing and selling her own line of eco-friendly cleaning products, reveals the secret of using simple, ordinary ingredients life baking soda, vinegar, soap, lemon juice, and salt to make safe, inexpensive cleaners.
  

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This book is a good reference for cleaner recipes. - Goodreads
I am LOVING the recipes in this book. - Goodreads
It is amazing that these recipes worked so well. - LibraryThing
These recipes are very simple and work very well. - LibraryThing
I use the recipes in this book on a daily basis. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Charlene - Goodreads

Buy your own copy because this will become a reference book for those interested in making their own "clean" cleaning products. Read full review

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User Review  - Ginger - Goodreads

A great resource with tons of information and recipes on how to make your own cleaning supplies. She covers everything from laundry to car washing to ants! It was easy to read and she isn't preachy about her cause. Read full review

Contents

Do These Alternative Cleaners Really Work?
8
The Truth About Those Common
15
Oh the Damage Those Chemical Cleaners
26
PART III
35
Equipment List
42
The Reasons Behind Using the Seven Basic
51
A Note on Essential Oils
58
Rules for Making Your Own Homemade Cleaners
65
Glass Cleaners
153
Insecticides and Other Pest Controls
164
Kitchen Cleansers
184
Laundry Detergents
191
Metal Polishes
205
Oven Cleaners
219
Toilet Bowl Cleaners
228
Tub and Tile Cleaners
235

Liquid AllPurpose Household Cleaners
80
AutomaticDishwasher Detergents
87
Bleaches
94
Car Cleaners
101
Disinfectants
110
Drain Cleaners
121
Fabric Softeners
129
Furniture Polishes
144
Scented Baking Sodas
247
CLEANING QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
257
How Can You Save Time and Water When
265
What Is Nontoxic?
275
Dear Reader
281
Acknowledgments
291
Life on the Planet to You
303
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