Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Clean and Green” as Want to Read:
Clean and Green
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Clean and Green

3.91 of 5 stars 3.91  ·  rating details  ·  66 ratings  ·  11 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)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Clean and Green, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Clean and Green

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 132)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
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..
Aug 24, 2007 Cherie rated it 4 of 5 stars
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.
A good place to start. Lots of recipes for homemade cleaning products with natural ingredients like baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice...
Good tips on ingredients, good advice on non-toxic store bought products.
Great healthy solutions to chemical free cleaning
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.
Another keeper for around the house!! Love the furniture polish recipe. I've used this book so much the pages are falling out.
John Avery
This book has many amazing solutions for homemade non-toxic cleaning. I love it and totally recommend it.
agree with Jenava, needs some sort of an index, but very good recipes for making natural cleaners.
Too old. Informative
Nov 20, 2010 Marsha marked it as to-read
Shelves: reference
X --
Eugine marked it as to-read
Apr 26, 2015
Jo Dunn
Jo Dunn marked it as to-read
Mar 17, 2015
Kristija Sejane
Kristija Sejane marked it as to-read
Feb 28, 2015
Stephy Costa
Stephy Costa marked it as to-read
Feb 13, 2015
Sarah marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2015
Emily Lin
Emily Lin marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2015
Marylyle Mccue
Marylyle Mccue marked it as to-read
Jan 02, 2015
Anup added it
Oct 09, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Better Basics for the Home: Simple Solutions for Less Toxic Living True Food: Eight Simple Steps to a Healthier You Home Enlightenment: Practical, Earth-Friendly Advice for Creating a Nurturing, Healthy, and Toxin-Free Home and Lifestyle The Green Kitchen Handbook: Practical Advice, References, & Sources for Transforming the Center of Your Home Into a Healthy, Livable Place Eco-Clean Deck: 50 Recipes for Non-Toxic Household Cleaners

Share This Book