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Cleaning Solution Recipes

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Date: 
Fri, 11/01/2013

If you missed our DIY Green Cleaning Solutions workshop, here are some easy recipes to make at home.

Glass Cleaner

2 cups water

1/4 cup distilled white vinegar

1/2 tsp. Dr. Bronner's soap (optional)

Combine in a spray bottle.

Floor Cleaner

1 gal. water

1/8 cup distilled white vinegar

1/8 cup liquid soap

10 drops essential oil (optional)

Combine all ingredients in a pail.

Toilet Bowl Magic

Sprinkle toilet bowl with some baking soda

Pour in some distilled white vinegar

Watch it fizz

Scour with brush

Tub & Tile Scrub

1 2/3 cup baking soda

1/2 cup liquid soap

2 Tbl. water

2 Tbl. white distilled vinegar

Mix baking soda and soap in a bowl. Add water. Mix with fork until smooth. Stir in vinegar last. Mixture will foam. Store in a 16-oz. wide-mouthed jar. If the paste dries out, add warm water, let it soften and mix with fork.