Homemade Eco-Friendly Powdered Laundry Soap

Your average everyday name brand laundry detergents usually contain all kinds of chemicals you don’t want on your clothes, draining into your earth, or getting on your skin. These normal laundry detergents are also very expensive!

You can make your own eco-friendly green laundry soap that works very effectively cleaning your clothes and doesn’t contain a bunch of extra chemicals that can be harmful to you, your clothes, and environment.

Their are many different green laundry soap recipes you can make at home. You can modify each homemade laundry soap recipe as well to suit your own needs. Some of you may want to add some kind of oil to scent your homemade laundry soap.

For this homemade environmentally friendly laundry soap cleaner you will need the following recipe:



  1. Combine all 4 ingredients, mix well
  2. Store in a closed jar container
  3. Use only 1/4 cup of this eco-friendly powdered laundry soap for each load of laundry.

Some people choose just to mix the Borax and washing soda, others prefer to use Borax, washing soda, and baking soda. You can try modifying this recipe to your liking.

You can find all these ingredients to make this eco-friendly laundry soap in your local stores or even on amazon.com. Always shop around for your ingredients to get the best price. Remember PRICE / WEIGHT-IN-OUNCES = PRICE PER OUNCE I always break every purchase down using this formula to make sure I get the best price on my ingredients to make environmental friendly laundry soap.

Check out Go Green In Your Home‘s other homemade eco-friendly cleaner recipes for more homemade environmental friendly green cleaners that you can make in your own home and go green saving the environment and your money!

2 Responses to “Homemade Eco-Friendly Powdered Laundry Soap”

  1. Sonja Says:

    Stumbled upon your fantastic website.

    Is this laundry detergent recipe safe with HE washing machines?



  2. Go Green In Your Home Says:

    I’m not sure, I’d imagine it would be, but I do not have one to test.

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