Clean and Green: The Complete Guide to Non-Toxic and Environmentally Safe Housekeeping
Clean and Green The Complete Guide to NonToxic and Environmentally Safe Housekeeping Author:Annie Berthold-Bond 485 ways to clean, polish, disinfect, deodorize, launder, remove stains, even wash your car, without harming yourself or the environment. Recipes based on harmless, nonpolluting, renewable ingredients. — From the back of the book: — Now You Can Clean, Polish and Disinfect Naturally — CLEAN & GREEN is filled with new and traditional ideas for living... more » free of hazardous household products
Create a "fantastic" cleaner and a "soft scrubber"
Clean produce effectively
Eliminate mold without toxic disinfectants
Discover the cleaning power of lemon, rhubarb and other plants
Use little-known cleaning agents like pumice and zeolite
Make your own car wax, rust inhibitor and engine degreaser
Rediscover gentle disinfectants like pine oil and borax
Create a healthier environment with air-filtering houseplants
Preserve bulk cleaning formulas naturally
Wash floors with a flea-fighting soap
Personalize homemade cleaners with your favorite natural fragrance
Choose the best commercial products available from the natural food store, supermarket, and by mail
"I never thought a book (or anything else) could make me enthusiastic about housecleaning, but this book has!"
--Donella Meadows, Adjunct professor of environmental studies, Dartmouth College
"The ultimate in childproofing. Every home needs this veritable encyclopedia of nontoxic, environment-friendly cleaning products..."
--Wendy Gordon Rockefeller, Co-chair, Mother and Others for a Livable Planet