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Do you want your laundry clean, soft and fresh naturally?
Use soapnuts! 
Environmentally friendly, sustainably produced, bio-degradable and compostable!Have you ever worried about how your chemical detergents are affecting the environment, but never found the alternatives satisfactory? 
Soapnuts are the answer! 
Soapnut shell are economical (from only 5 pence a wash compared to 25 pence for a standard non-bio)
They leave your laundry fresh, clean and soft eliminating the need for softeners.Because they are natural and chemical free they are gentle on your skin and clothes.
Suitable for sensitive skin, allergy and eczema sufferers.
Soft enough for your whole family.
Soapnuts grow (wild-crafted) on trees in India and Nepal; the shells contain “Saponin” a natural soap, the nuts inside are used in the pharmaceutical industry. 


Soapnuts are amazingly economical at just £13.00 for 1kg, £8.50 for 500 grams including p+p producing up to an astounding 300 washes and £5.00 for 200 grams including p+p

for up to 150 washes

(figures based on using 6 half shells 4 times)

Using soapnuts for your laundry couldn’t be easier

 Just put 6-8 half shells or equivalent in pieces into a cotton bag (or knotted sock) place in your washing machine, wash on your usual cycle (40 degrees ideally)If you want your laundry fragranced add a few drops of essential oil in the softener drawer,  Your washing will come out fresh, clean and soft You can do 4-6 consecutive loads from one lot of soapnuts!When the soapnuts are exhausted they will appear darker and soft, throw

them on your compost and put some more into the bag for your next wash.

Did you know you can use soapnut shells in the dishwasher?

Just put 3 shells in the bottom of the cutlery holder and some vinegar in the rinseaid dispenser and your glasses and plates will come out sparkling clean (they can't quite cope with baked on food, i.e casserole dishes.)

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