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DIY Scouring Powders

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Ingredients Notes Lab Tested
Baking soda Put on a damp sponge or the surface, scour and rinse Not Tested (Formulation 22)
Bon Ami Use non chlorine scouring powder Not Tested (Formulation 49)
     
Dry table salt Put on a damp sponge or the surface, scour and rinse Not Tested (Formulation 50)
¼ cup borax, vegetable oil based soap (Murphy's oil), ½ teaspoon lemon oil

Non Abrasive Soft Scrubber

Mix borax, enough soap to make a creamy paste in a bowl. Add lemon oil and blend well. Scoop small amount onto sponge, wash surface and rinse well

Not Tested (Formulation 51)

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