Homemade Laundry Detergent

Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe

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Jennifer Smith


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makes 18 lbs.
1 Hr
Food Processor


  • 1 box
    super washing soda 3lbs. 7oz.
  • 1 box
    mule team borax 4 lbs. 12oz. size
  • 1 box
    purebbaking soda 4 lbs.
  • 3 bars
    fels-naptha 5.5 oz.(yellow color) or you could ivory (white color)or zote soap (pink color)
  • 1 containe
    oxy-clean 1.3 lbs.
  • 28 oz.
    purex crystals for scent or downy unstoppables

How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent


  1. Finely grate the 3 bars(you can use a hand grater or a food processor, just do not use it for food after this). Mix all the ingredients together and store in container of your choice.
  2. Use only 1-2 Tablespoons of detergent per load.

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About Homemade Laundry Detergent

Course/Dish: Soaps, Other Non-Edibles
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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