- Baking soda is a fantastic scouring powder, and comes in a cardboard box (score-no plastic!).
Use powdered dishwasher detergent instead of liquid-it too comes in a cardboard box.
Hand wash dishes without using a plastic scrubbing-brush or sponge made from plastic. Try a natural fiber dish cloth instead, or a Chore Boy copper scrubber, which (woohoo!) comes in a cardboard box with no plastic.
For more great all-natural cleaning tips and recipes, check out: Spring Cleaning: The All Natural Way
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