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In our journey for a more sustainable lifestyle, every small change can make a big impact. Conventional cleaning products are one of the most polluting products on the market. They often contain unknown chemical ingredients that are harmful to our health and our planet. One of those products are store-bought dishwasher tablets which usually contain harmful chemicals.

Fortunately, making your own natural DIY dishwasher tablets is not only easy, cheap but also better for both you and our planet. Let us explain the advantages of making your dishwasher tablets at home.

Benefits of Making It Your Own DIY Dishwasher Tablet

  • Control of the ingredients: making your dishwasher tablets allows you to control the ingredients, ensuring that only natural, non-toxic ingredients are used. This is particularly important for those with sensitive skin or allergies.
  • Save Money: homemade tablets are usually cheaper than store-bought alternatives since you can buy the ingredients very cheap and in bulk, which last much longer. 
  • It's sustainable: Commercial dishwasher tablets often come in unrecyclable plastic packaging and contain chemicals that can harm aquatic life once they enter the water system in the dishwasher. By making your DIY dishwasher tablets, you reduce plastic waste and use biodegradable and natural ingredients, contributing to a healthier ecosystem.

 

Recipe DIY Dishwasher Tablet

 

Ingredients:

 

Instructions:

  1. Measure out the dry ingredients and put them in the large mixing bowl
  2. Mix the washing soda, baking soda, citric acid, and coarse sea salt.
  3. Add the essential oil drops and mix well.
  4. Slowly add water, a few drops at a time, until the mixture holds together in clumps when squeezed (be careful, as it can foam slightly).
  5. Press the mixture tightly into ice cube trays or silicone molds with the back of a teaspoon.
  6. Let them dry for 24 hours or until they are hard.
  7. Remove the tablets from the molds and store them in an airtight container. The dishwasher tablets 

 

How to use:

  1. Place one dishwasher tablet in the detergent compartment of your dishwasher.
  2. Run your dishwasher as usual, enjoying sparkling clean dishes naturally.

 

In conclusion, we hope that you'll give our natural DIY dishwasher tablets recipe a try and see that you can make a simple yet impactful step towards a more sustainable lifestyle.

With just a few natural ingredients and minimal effort, you can transform your dishwashing routine into an eco-friendly practice, leaving you with sparkling dishes and a sense of peace knowing your not harming your health or our planet.

 

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