companies such as Earth Friendly Products or Home
Scents for household products (both have their
own websites) or try the OzKleen range of products
which should be available in large supermarkets
and offer everything from kitchen cleaners to
carpet cleaning products, and the ECover range
is widely available and is recognised as a leading
brand in eco-friendly products.
Unfortunately, until these types of products are
more widely used they are slightly more pricey
than the leading brand names. If this is a problem
for you don't forget that some of the best cleaning
power can be found in your store cupboard. I regularly
make up a 'shower shine' product which will clean
the shower simply by spraying on after you've
used it. Mix one part white vinegar to 10 parts
plain water and the juice of a lemon into a spray
bottle and use as you would a Supermarket brand.
It costs a fraction of the price and I think performs
And I now clean most of my kitchen, especially
the stainless steel with a bicarbonate of soda
solution - non-toxic, cheap and amazingly effective.
Even if you change only a small amount in your
routine every little helps and do you really want
your family using phosphates, chlorine and other
dangerous chemicals which can build up in our
bodies and have been linked to numerous illnesses?