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a sodium salt of carbonic acid

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According to The Green Guide, consumers can "circumvent the armada of commercial cleaners" by keeping handy an ample supply of eight ingredients for nearly every do-it-yourself cleaning job: baking soda, borax, distilled white vinegar, hydrogen peroxide, lemons, olive oil, vegetable-based (liquid castile) soap, and washing soda.
Some use washing soda, too; the really smart ones use microfiber towels dedicated for polishing, not extra napkins stolen off someone else's station.
Stock up on plain soap, baking soda (sodium bicarbonate), vinegar, washing soda (sodium carbonate), lemon juice and borax.
Borax, washing soda or white vinegar in water can also clean and remove stains.
3 When it comes to clothes, use detergents which have as few enzymes and additives as possible - research shows that washing soda and hot water are as good as most commercial detergents.
Rather than springing forth from a conglomeration of carbon-based, or organic, chemical compounds, life may have been born of inorganic compounds more akin to table salt and washing soda, according to a team of chemists that recently created cell-like structures from a mixture of inorganic chemicals.
For ovens, coat surfaces in a paste of water and baking or washing soda and let stand overnight, then scrub off while wearing gloves.
The deep earthenware sink had a curtain of flowered cretonne and a wooden draining board, the space beneath being used to keep a variety of things; Ajax,Brasso,Parazone, washing soda,double bars of Puritan soap,Lifebuoy and Swarfega, lavender scented Mansion polish, a ball of hairy string and a small tin that used to contain White Heather chocolates and toffees full of fascinating odds and ends -buttons and skeins of purple Silko left over from the violets my mother had embroidered on a table cloth.
Dissolve 1lb of washing soda in three gallons of boiling water and pour it slowly down the drain (hold the container close to the opening to avoid burning yourself).
A: Our research revealed five basic nontoxic ingredients that can be used as cleansing agents: baking soda, washing soda, borax, salt and white vinegar.
Next time you're in the grocery store, check out these items that will make cleaning a budget-friendly breeze: super washing soda, Mule Team borax, distilled white vinegar, mild liquid soap, bar soap, baking soda and lemon.
Some substitutes became baking soda for tooth brushing, washing soda for cleaning, adding Borax for washing clothes, Swiffer or comparable for dusting, zinc oxide powder for deodorant (from Dr.