Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe
Easy to make homemade laundry detergent recipe that cost about 4¢ a per load.
Servings: 80 Loads
Over a bowl, grate the bar soap on a fine cheese grater.
Add the 2 cups of Borax, 2 cups of Arm & Hammer washing soda and 1 cup oxygen bleach to the bowl.
Stir everything well with a spoon or spatula.
In a blender, blend on high one cup at time until you have a fine powder. Dump powder into a container with a tight fitting lid. Continue with the rest of the detergent, blending in the blender one cup at a time.
Once you have done all of the detergent, stir everything up just to make sure it is all well combined.
The finished product!
To Use: Use 1 to 2 tablespoons per load of laundry. Use 1 tablespoon for regularly soiled laundry and 2 tablespoons for heavily soiled laundry.
Yields: 5 Cups of powdered laundry detergent OR 80 tablespoons of laundry detergent. So if you are only using 1 tablespoon per load this makes enough for 80 loads of laundry!