Bio Ecology

“How do I make natural laundry detergent?”

A very large number of industrial detergents are made with chemicals that are harmful to health and the environment. More and more of us are aware of this and decide to act on a daily basis to limit our impact on the environment. Doing your ecological home laundry is also economical and easy to do. To help you, we've selected an easy-to-make recipe.

A very large number of industrial detergents are made with chemicals that are harmful to health and the environment. More and more of us are aware of this and decide to act on a daily basis to limit our impact on the environment. Doing your ecological home laundry is also economical and easy to do. To help you, we’ve selected an easy-to-make recipe.

@Jill from The Prairie Homestead

To make 5 liters of liquid detergent, you will need:

  • of a cup. borax (you can find it in pharmacies or supermarkets),
  • 1 Castile green soap,
  • 1 cup. soda,
  • 5 liters of water
  • 1 container to store your laundry

Preparation

  • Start by putting the soda in the oven and baking it for 30 minutes until it forms a crystalline shape (resembling salt).
  • Then rub the soap on the grater and pour it into a saucepan where you have boiled a liter of water.
  • Stir well until the soap is completely dissolved.
  • Lower the heat and add the borax and baking soda.
  • Stir for 1 to 2 minutes and remove the pan from the heat.
  • Put the mixture in the container and add another 4 liters of water.
  • Shake the container and your detergent is ready.
  • Leave it to thicken uncovered for 24 hours and it is ready to use.

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