effective, 100% natural and safe for most sensitive skin. Soap Nuts are
dried fruit from the Chinese Soapberry tree. They contain saponin, a natural
cleaner used for thousands of years to clean clothes, just like the plants
used by Native Americans.
Simply put a few Soap Nuts into the included cotton sack
and drop it in your laundry. Your clothing comes out clean, vibrant and
soft. Replace your laboratory detergents and softeners with the soap made by
nature. Safe for your clothes, your skin, your family and the environment.
- 100% biodegradable
- ideal for silk and wool
- cleans and fresh smelling
- saves water and energy
- brightens colors
- natural fabric softener
- low sudsing
- no chemicals
- sustainably harvested.
- Effective: Come out very clean without
- Naturally Soft: Clothes come out soft and
fresh without using chemical fabric softeners.
- All Washers: Use in regular or
high-efficiency washers. Soap nuts are low sudsing and work in all
washing machines with any temperature water.
- All Fabrics: Perfect for cotton, wool, silk
and synthetics. Clothes come out clean, vibrant and soft.
- Safe & Healing: safe for sensitive skin. For
thousands of years, soap nuts have been used in traditional Ayurvedic
and Chinese medicine to treat minor skin conditions.*
- Reusable & Renewable: Use 5 soap nuts in the
included cotton sack for up to 5 loads.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug
Administration. Not intended to diagnose, treat or prevent any disease.
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Soap Nuts W/ Cotton Sack
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4.5 ounce box.
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How To Use:
Put the Soap Nuts into the
included, reusable cotton sack. Tie it closed. Add the sack to your washing
machine and follow clothing manufacturer instructions. Return Soap Nuts to
the earth by
adding them to your compost! It’s that simple!
Use 2 Maggie’s Soap Nuts in
the cotton sack.
Use 4 Soap Nuts and re-use
them 2-3 times. OR pre-soak 2 Soap Nuts in the cotton sack in hot water for
a few minutes. Add the “tea” and sack to your cold wash load.
Pre-soak 4 Soap Nuts in the cotton sack in hot water for a few minutes. Add
the “tea” and sack to your wash load. Add fewer clothes to your machine so
the fabric has lots of room to agitate.
For Sparkling Whites
Always separate your
colors. For extra stain removal, add a scoop of oxygen bleach.
Maggie’s Soap Nuts
naturally soften and add body to your clothes. You’ll love how your
clothes feel after washing with Maggie’s Soap Nuts.
Soak 2 Soap Nuts in hot
water for a few minutes. Add the “tea” to your cool water basin.
Alternatively, add a squirt of your homemade Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid
cleaner to the cool basin.
TO MAKE SOAP NUTS HOMEMADE LIQUID MULTIPURPOSE CLEANER
Soap Nuts liquid is great concentrated cleaner. Use it
for washing humans and pets, fruit and vegetables, spot treating laundry,
hand washing delicates, cleaning kitchens and bathrooms, washing cars and
plants, repelling pests, cleaning jewelry, even sparking windows!
Stove top method Simmer 1 cup Soap Nuts on the stove
in 4 cups water for 10 minutes. If the mixture suds and bubbles over, fear
not! When cool, simply wipe off and find your stovetop squeaky clean!
After 10 minutes, turn off heat, cover, and allow Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid
to cool. When cool, mash the nuts with your hands. Strain the liquid into a
bottle through a fine sieve or cheesecloth.
Soaking method Soak 1 cup Maggie’s Soap Nuts in 4 cups
water overnight. In the morning, liquefy the mixture in your blender.
Strain the liquid into a bottle through a very fine sieve or cheesecloth.
HOW TO USE IN YOUR HOME
Keep Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid in a squeeze bottle at
every sink, in your shower, and in spray bottles for cleaning the kitchen
and bath. If you plan to store Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid longer than 3
weeks, keep it in the refrigerator.
Sparkling Windows Fill a clean spray bottle with 10
parts water, 1 part Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid, and a splash of vinegar.
Shake well. Spray and wipe windows clean. Polish glass with a clean, dry
towel or newspaper.
Jewelry Soak your jewels (metal and stones) for a few
minutes in a small amount of Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid. Use
a soft toothbrush to gently loosen any debris. Rinse
with clean water and polish with a soft, dry cloth.
Plant Wash and Pest
Repellent Add 10 parts water, 1 part Maggie’s Soap Nuts liquid,
and 1 tablespoon Neem oil (optional) to a clean spray bottle. Shake well.
For plant wash, spray leaves and wipe clean. To repel pests, spray plant
thoroughly, covering all surfaces, and allow to air dry.
"We all thought that we knew how to do laundry -
until now. Place a few nuts (dried fruit of the Chinese soapberry tree) in
a small cloth bag, cinch shut, and toss in the machine. No powders or
goopy liquids? No toxic chemicals? That's right. Not only did it clean my
clothes, it softened them, too." - Mothering Magazine
" A renewable, biodegradable, and hypoallergenic
alternative to chemical-ridden detergents that goes beyond "earth
friendly" - Common Ground Magazine
"It's real...I've never felt happier (or more
environmentally conscious) about my laundry... vote for natural,
tree-grown laundry products by switching to Soap Nuts! No other laundry
product even comes close." - News Target
- "Even my kids' muddy whites came out of
the wash looking clean and fresh." - Pittsburgh Post- Gazette
- "Everything came out clean and soft with
no chemically odor." - The Indianapolis Star
I cannot believe how great it is. I can't
find the words to express my amazement. My clothes are
softer, brighter and fresh smelling… Thanks so much.” Tawny, Petaluma,
“… Everything comes out so clean and
fresh… I love knowing that my
new little guy is wrapped up in cloths that are truly clean. No chemicals
on my baby!
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!” Ashley, Costa Mesa, CA
“What I can’t believe is that I actually
feel better after washing my clothes with Soap Nuts!” Joe Tucson, AZ
“…I feel like I am actually in control of
my laundry! I choose whether to use more nuts or
less, whiteners, fragrances… It’s a great feeling.” Toshi, San Francisco,
- “I have
suffered from allergies all my life. I heard about soap nuts and was
excited to give them a try. Finally, a product that doesn’t irritate! I
am a believer and recommend Maggie’s Soap Nuts to everybody.” Jeff,