Living Naturally Soapnuts are the only organic detergent that grows on trees! It simply doesn't get greener than this!
Soapnuts are highly valued by the rural people of India for washing clothes and as a naturally produced shampoo for washing their hair and for getting rid of dandruff. This is why some botanists have named the species as Sapindus detergens.
Soapnuts are highly-effective and gentle at the same time. It will leave your laundry fresh and clean and compared to other powder detergents, its mildness will keep colours bright, maintaining fabric structure of your clothes for longer periods. It can be used on all fabrics and at all temperatures from 30. C - 90. C. Great for all washing machines especially energy efficient machines & great for all allergy sufferers.
There will be a mixture of whole and broken shells. This does not affect the efficacy of the soapnuts. There also may be variation of colours due to the time the soapnuts were harvested, which also doesn't affect their efficacy.
HOW TO USE SOAPNUTS AND WASHBAG ?
1. Put 5 - 7 soapnut shells/or equivalent half shells into the muslin washbag, tie bag securely. You can also use a bag clip to secure the washbag.
2. (Optional step) Place washbag into jar with warm water for 3 minutes. This helps to release the soap.
3. Load laundry into machine, place soaked washbag into drum of the washing machine with clothes. Wash clothes as directed by fabric care instructions.
4. Save used shells, as they can be reused up to FOUR more times.