#4 Powder Laundry Soap
2 cups Fels Naptha Soap (or Ivory soap, Sunlight bar soap, Kirk’s Hardwater Castile,or Zote)
1 cup Washing Soda
1 cup Borax
- Grate the soap on a fine cheese grater.
- Mix well and store in an airtight plastic container.
- Use 2 tablespoons per full load.
liquid version ... and has done stain removal and price comparisons.
Hazards of fabric softeners
To dispense static electricity from your clothes in the dryer .. try wadding up a few balls of aluminum foil and dry clothes as normal (shut the laundry room door because it's a bit noisy;)
Next year I hope to dabble making laundry soap from the soapwart plant growing in my garden :)
Non toxic cleaners .. including a recipe for soapwart laundry soap