Washing Soda also known as Sodium Carbonate, is a key component of laundry soaps and other household cleaning products. It easily removes dirt and tough greasy stains from clothes, utensils, floors and other surfaces.
It’s natural, safe and effective, with a multitude of uses.
It’s friendly to your health and the environment.
There are no chemical fragrances, colourants or flow agents, and is not tested on animals.
How to use Washing Soda
- Swap half your usual laundry powder for Washing Soda – you’ll get a cleaner, softer wash as it softens the water, allowing the detergent to work better.
- Strong Washing Soda solution is great for removing burnt-on grease from pans and dishes.
- Use a strong, hot solution to clean surfaces like floor tiles, patios and paths, painted areas and woodwork, stonework and decks.
- Great for cleaning chopping boards, mops and dishcloths.
- Plastic or cane garden furniture comes up as good as new using a strong Washing Soda solution.
- A mild solution leaves windows, mirrors and tiles sparkling.
- It cuts through soap scum and lime scale in the bath, basin and shower.
- It freshens up the toilet, tiles and grouting.
- It acts as a fungicide that can kill mould and mildew in damp areas of the house.
- In the garden you can use it to target green fly, mildew and black spot.
NB – Safety and Handling
Although this is a natural product, you need to use it correctly as it has very high alkalinity and can be an irritant to sensitive skin. So please –
- Wear rubber gloves when using it if you have sensitive skin
- Consider wearing glasses to protect your eyes
- Do not inhale or consume this product
Don’t use Washing Soda on aluminium, fibreglass or polished/waxed/varnished surfaces as it reacts with these.