Stop! Don’t run out to the store and get that bottle or jar of a chemical-laden product for that household chore. There’s a good chance the box of baking soda you’ve already got can do the job. It’s a versatile deodorizer and cleaning product that comes in handy for so many situations around the house. And that means you don’t have to have a whole shelf full of (potentially toxic) products for different jobs. If you’re curious about the science behind baking soda, check out the video from the American Chemical Society for a simple explanation of how and why it works.
Here are some of the things it can do.
1. Food Odors
You probably already know to keep a box in your refrigerator—and not just because it’s handy. Baking soda absorbs any food odors floating around in there and guarantees that opening that door won’t be a “eeeewwww” moment.
2. Drain Cleaner
Instead of a toxic drainer cleaner, pour a little baking soda down your sinks to leave them smelling fresh. It works if you have an odor-prone garbage disposal too. Half a cup and a warm water rinse should do it.
3. Cleaning Kitchen
Since baking soda dissolves grease and stains, it’s great for cleaning pots, pans, tea pots, coffeemakers and whatever other heavy cleaning job you have in your kitchen.
Polish your silver, clean your oven and even freshen up those smelly sponges with a sprinkle of baking soda.
4. Remove Pesticide Residue
Before you leave the kitchen, did you know it can clean dirt and pesticide residue from your fruits and vegetables? Just be sure to rinse well!
5. Laundry Aid
Baking soda is a great laundry aid.
It can boost your detergent’s cleaning power and used as a pre-soak, can help get rid of tougher odors like perspiration.
It’s an excellent substitute for those fabric softeners whose often mysterious chemical content can cause rashes and other allergic reactions.
6. Exfoliant/Body Scrub
Baking soda can sub for personal care products which often have fragrances and other compounds that can irritate sensitive skin. Make a paste of baking soda and water to use as a safe exfoliant or body scrub—safe for you AND the environment, since it contains no plastic microbeads.
7. Anti-itch Aid
That same baking soda paste can ease the itch of a bug bite or rash.
You don’t even need that expensive whitening toothpaste if you’ve got baking soda.
Mixed with a 3 percent solution of hydrogen peroxide it does the same job and if you’re leery of fluoride and other common toothpaste additives, it’s the perfect solution.
If you have dentures or orthodontic devices, you can soak them in a baking soda solution as well.
9. Skunk Smell
Your darned dog wants to make friends with every living creature and unfortunately, that skunk wasn’t feeling all “kumbaya.” It’s late and the pet store isn’t open. Here’s a baking soda recipe to get that dog smelling good enough to let back in the house.
10. Litter Box
Your cat is unlikely to encounter a skunk while he’s sleeping on the sofa all day. But he does have regular encounters with his litter box. Spreading a layer of baking soda in the bottom of the box every time you change the litter can add an extra layer of nose protection to your litter’s claims of odor absorbency.
11. Freshen Up Stuffed Animals
Moving on to inanimate animals, baking soda can freshen up your child’s favorite stuffed toy. If you don’t want to risk tossing it in the washing machine, sprinkle on some baking soda, leave it on for 15 or 20 minutes and then rub it off.
12. Foot Odor
You probably have that box in your fridge but you should also have one in each closet and on your clothes shelves even if the odors there aren’t as nasty (hopefully!). You’ll really want to remember to have one in your shoe back to deal with those inevitable smelly feet odors.
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