Laundry products

We recommend detergents and laundry products that are readily available, inexpensive and useful in a wide range of applications.

Oxygen Bleach vs Chlorine Bleach

Oxygen bleach is one of the active ingredients in laundry boosters (for example vanish). Chlorine bleach is standard household bleach.

Chlorine Bleach

Chlorine bleach (standard household bleach) can remove minor stains, major stains, oxidise ammonia and sanitise against certain pathogens.

Vinegar

Separate fact from fiction and learn what use vinegar has with cloth nappy laundry.

Soapberries (aka Soap Nuts)

Soapberries or soap nuts come from the¬†Sapindus mukorossi tree. They contain saponin,1 which is a glucoside with foaming characteristics, i.e….

Using essential oils with cloth wipes

We do not recommend using essential oils with cloth wipes. There is no way to conclusively know safe dosages, especially for pregnant or breastfeeding women, children and infants.