The environment is one of the essential factors on the planet, and climate change is causing significant problems, which is why it is of great concern to all of us.
One of the main factors that generate environmental impact is chemical products, which contain toxic substances for health and our environment.
In fact, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency, the concentration of these chemical compounds in closed places such as our homes is focused twice as much as outside.
Companies, businesses, and individuals are betting on ways to reduce chemical agents as much as possible, thus implementing natural and ecological products, the most convenient alternatives for health, and caring for the environment.
In this article, we want to offer you a series of ingredients and products recommended for different spaces in the home to achieve proper cleaning for our health and the environment:
Green Cleaning Products
- Lemon and vinegar: In previous posts, we have talked about these ingredients since they are the most used in cleaning. Its high citric and acetic acid contents contain antibacterial properties that are an excellent home cleaning product.
- Bicarbonate: It is the next traditional product in most materials and rooms in the house, thus removing bad odours.
- Chamomile: In addition to the products mentioned above, with an infusion of chamomile (let it cool down), you will be able to eliminate fungi or mould embedded in the bathroom area.
- Talcum powder: In a natural stain remover and odour remover. With this product, you will be able to eliminate grease or oil stains that have been impregnated in the garments while removing bad odours from footwear.
- Lavender oil: Its aromatizing power makes it transmit a fresh and natural essence in the house’s spaces. How to prepare it? Very easy! Let the lavender flowers dry in the sun for a few hours; Put almond oil in a saucepan to boil and add the lavender flowers and leave this mixture over low heat for 2 to 3 hours. Once finished, strain the oil into a jar.
- Ionized water: This is the total effective product for cleaning and daily treatment. Disinfection and elimination of bacteria and viruses. It is so effective that it is a replacement for cleaning chemicals. At Euro Maids, we use this type of treatment for height cleaning achieving great optimal results.