Posts Tagged ‘Household Chemicals’

How Much Vinegar Should I Use in the Laundry?

Dear Home-Ec 101, I read your information on why liquid fabric softener causes stains on dark clothing and that you use white vinegar instead. I have a front loading machine. How do I add the vinegar and how much? Sincerely, Washing in Walhalla Dear W.W., To add the vinegar to your washer, use either the…

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Chemical Formulas and Trademarked Names / Brands

Heather says: After reading some of the comments on last week’s Quick Tip from Home-Ec101.com and Q-Tips, I began to realize that I may have inadvertently caused some confusion. Reading some of the responses to my admonition to never mix chlorine bleach and ammonia made me realize that some people are confusing the trademark Clorox…

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