How to Organically Whiten Laundry

On laundry day, don't reach for the bleach to whiten those whites. Bleach is a known irritant and can burn your eyes, skin and respiratory system. Instead, learn how to organically whiten your laundry.

Steps

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    Mix in 8 ounces of 3% hydrogen peroxide into your load of laundry, instead of using bleach. The natural cleaning and whitening properties of hydrogen peroxide will leave your whites looking and smelling fresh.
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    Test for reactions. As with any cleaning method, it's always a good idea to test the effects of hydrogen peroxide on certain fabrics before using on a load of laundry.
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    Dry as usual. It is best if you can dry hanging on the line, in the sunshine.

Things You'll Need

  • 3% hydrogen peroxide
  • Load of white laundry

Article Info

Categories: Laundry