How I Eliminate Chemicals From My Life

  1. Buy Organic When Possible
  2. Minimize packaged food consumption
  3. Surface Cleaner - 50/50 mix alcohol and water, or Vinegar (don't use on marble or stone that will etch)
  4. Window/Glass - 20 oz Water, 2 oz vinegar, 4 oz alcohol, 1 tsp cornstarch (shake before using)
  5. Scrubbing Sink/Tub/Stove - Baking soda + vinegar + brush
  6. Soap - Dr Bronner Organic Castile, mix with water in foaming dispenser (about 1:5 ratio soap:water)
  7. Mild Soap Spray - 1 tbsp Dr Bronner Sal Suds in 30 oz water (use for dishes/pots/pans with scrubbing brush to use significantly less soap per wash)
  8. Deodorant - 1/4 cup Coconut Oil, 1-2 tbsp each of Cornstarch and Baking Soda + a few drops of scented essential oil
  9. Mouthwash - 8 oz water, 1-2 tsp Baking soda, about 5 drops each of Peppermint and Tea Tree essential oil
  10. Sunscreen - 1/2 cup Coconut Oil + 1/2 cup Shea Butter + zinc oxide powder for SPF
  11. Weed Killer - 120 oz Vinegar, 1 cup salt, 2.5 tbsp soap
  12. Laundry Detergent - 1 tbsp Dr Bronner Sal Suds