Homemade Liquid Laundry Detergent

Recipe by TishT
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READY IN: 15mins
YIELD: 1 gallon
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 3
    pints water
  • 13
    bar fels naptha bath soap, grated (Ivory Soap, Deodorant Soap, and Beauty Bars can be substituted for the Fels Naptha Soap.)
  • 12
    cup washing soda
  • 12
    cup borax laundry detergent
  • 1
    quart hot water
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DIRECTIONS

  • Mix Fels Naptha soap in a saucepan with 3 pints of water, and heat on low until dissolved.
  • Stir in Washing Soda and Borax.
  • Stir until thickened, and remove from heat.
  • Add 1 Quart Hot Water to 2 Gallon Bucket.
  • Add soap mixture, and mix well.
  • Fill bucket with hot water, and mix well.
  • Set aside for 24 hours, or until mixture thickens.
  • Use 1/2 cup of mixture per load.
  • Essential Oils can be added to soap for fragrance*Washing Soda can be found on the laundry detergent aisle of your supermarket.
  • It comes in a yellow box.
  • Baking soda SHOULD NOT be used in place of washing soda.
  • They are completely different products.
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