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Clean and Green

3.94  ·  Rating Details ·  78 Ratings  ·  13 Reviews
"Clean & Green" is filled with new and traditional ideas for living free of hazardous household products: create a "fantastic" cleaner and a "soft scrubber"clean produce effectivelyeliminate mold without disinfectantsdiscover the cleaning power of lemon, rhubarb and other plantsuse little-known cleaning agents like pumice and zeolitemake your own car wax, rust inhibito ...more
Paperback, 162 pages
Published October 1st 1994 by Ceres Press (first published October 30th 1990)
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Sara
Jul 13, 2012 Sara rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: non-fiction
At the time that I read this (over 20 years ago) I got lots of good tips.
Mish
Jan 29, 2009 Mish rated it it was amazing
This book is great! How to housekeep without toxins! Most recipes call for items you already have or can get at low cost; baking soda, vinegar, citrus, borax, washing soda, glycerin. Lots of tips and advice on what to use and how to use it. Where you would find the ingredients, etc..
Ann L.
Nov 06, 2015 Ann L. rated it it was amazing
This is an awesome guide on non toxic cleaning for your home. If you're sensitive to chemicals or just want to use an alternative to strong chemicals in your home because you want to live a more healthy lifestyle, this is a great guide giving you lots of different recipes and resources to help you.

It lists companies that make products for you and it has tons of homemade recipes you can make with just simple kitchen items such as baking soda, lemon juice, washing soda, borax, vinegar and olive oi
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Cherie
Aug 24, 2007 Cherie rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: environmentalists, those who want to change their lives but don't know it yet
A A great guide to safe cleaning products to use in your home, it also gives "recipes" for making green cleaning products for your home. Fantastic.
Rebecca
Mar 04, 2009 Rebecca rated it really liked it
Shelves: being-green
Has wonderful recipes for home made cleaners. I have a hard time using store bought because the smell of most of the make my head hurt. These are made with ingredients that most people have on had or are very inexpensive to buy. I use the disinfectant, Window and all purpose cleaners from this book.
Colleen
Jul 26, 2014 Colleen rated it it was amazing
Good tips on ingredients, good advice on non-toxic store bought products.
Tamara
Apr 22, 2009 Tamara rated it really liked it
agree with Jenava, needs some sort of an index, but very good recipes for making natural cleaners.
LINDA
Sep 17, 2014 LINDA rated it really liked it
Great healthy solutions to chemical free cleaning
John Avery
Apr 15, 2009 John Avery rated it it was amazing
This book has many amazing solutions for homemade non-toxic cleaning. I love it and totally recommend it.
Paulina
Feb 28, 2008 Paulina rated it did not like it
Too old. Informative
Angelica
Dec 10, 2008 Angelica rated it it was amazing
Another keeper for around the house!! Love the furniture polish recipe. I've used this book so much the pages are falling out.
Marsha
Nov 20, 2010 Marsha marked it as to-read
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Bee
Jul 02, 2014 Bee rated it liked it
Shelves: green-living
A good place to start. Lots of recipes for homemade cleaning products with natural ingredients like baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice...
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