04-14-2009, 10:24 AM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Northern MI
Re: "Safe" laundry detergents???
I can't get Charlie's around here anywhere And I really don't want to spend a ton to have it shipped, either Also, I just bought the Purex Baby detergent?? NOT good ratings on that website....bummer
Here's the recipe:
Powdered Laundry Detergent- Top load machine
1 Fels-Naptha soap bar
1 Cup Washing Soda
½ Cup Borax
-Grate soap or break into pieces and process in a food processor
until powdered. Mix all ingredients. For light load, use 1
Tablespoon. For heavy or heavily soiled load, use 2 Tablespoons.
Yields: 3 Cups detergent. (Approx. 40 loads)