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  • Connie Brunette

    Dishwasher Soap: Mix equal parts of borax and washing soda, but increase the washing soda if your water is hard. http://eartheasy.com/live_nontoxic_solutions.htm

  • Amy Hymas

    The Effects of Borax and Washing Soda on a Septic System - links to http://www.gchd.org/ech/Cleaning.htm for septic-safe cleaning recipes

  • Selena Horton White

    Homemade Laundry Soap Without Washing Soda or Borax | eHow.com

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