11 Cleaning Products To Go Green At Home With In 2019

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Practicing self-care is the millennial version of the old adage, "treat your body as a temple." But what about our literal temples? If you're someone who already strives to live an all-natural life when it comes to pesticide-free food and non-synthetic skincare, then making an effort to use greener home cleaning products seems like the sensible next step.
Stocking a supply of eco-friendly cleaning formulas can definitely benefit our living spaces, but it can also have a wider environmental impact. According to the EPA, "Buying cleaners in concentrates with appropriate handling safeguards, and reusable, reduced, or recyclable packaging, reduces packaging waste and transportation energy." Ahead we've lined up ten green goods to use at home that are made with renewable resources or contain lower volumes of hazardous ingredients. Scroll ahead for new ways to go green with everything from tile cleaner to dishwashing detergent in the new year.
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Method's non-toxic cleaner is made from a biodegradable, fresh-scented formula that's safe to use on hardwood, tile, and laminate surfaces.
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This lemon thyme basil-scented all-purpose cleaning spray is EPA Safer Choice-certified, formaldehyde and chlorine-free, and made from plant-based ingredients.
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Ammonia-free and never tested on animals, this coconut oil-based dish soap is even packaged using biodegradable and recycled materials.
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Pick up a reusable dish scrubber made from all-natural and sustainably harvested tree fiber materials.
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Sun & Earth's natural surface cleansing wipes are biodegradable, non-toxic, and chemical preservative free.
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Ecover's renewable, plant-based, and biodegradable toilet bowl cleaner comes in a recycled plant plastic container.
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Green Works makes its glass cleaner from a nearly 100% natural formula of mineral and plant-based ingredients.
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Use Honest's bleach-free and plant-based dishwasher detergent for an honestly eco-friendly clean.
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Scrub your bathroom tub and tiles while also minimizing your carbon footprint with Better Life's plant-based, non-toxic cleaner.
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Seventh Generation makes biodegradable bleach a home cleaning reality with this hydrogen peroxide formula that's free of chlorine and other VOCs (volatile organic compounds).
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Starting your green-cleaning arsenal from the ground up? Invest in a starter kit. Puracy's home cleaning set includes lavender-vanilla hand soap, green tea-lime dish soap, liquid laundry detergent, green tea-lime multi-surface cleaner, and laundry stain remover — each of these natural and non-toxic products are hypoallergenic, vegan, gluten-free, biodegradable, and certified cruelty-free.
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