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Using Paper Towel Alternatives

Next time you need to wipe up a spill or dust something, instead of reaching for a paper towel, consider using a cleaning cloth, a reusable alternative for many hard surfaces around the home. Whether you’re looking for something that’s made for a specific task or something that’s multi-purpose, there...

Earth Day Cleaning Innovations

Happy Earth Day! Today is a great time to celebrate the steps we’re taking to ensure #OurFutureIsClean. The cleaning products industry is working on a number of fronts and cleaning products are more sustainable than ever before. Check out just a few of the innovations: Sheets and Swatches One easy...

Conserving Water While Cleaning

World Water Day, held on March 22, focuses on valuing water. To celebrate we are providing some tips and tricks to conserve water while cleaning your home. Kitchen Cleaning: Use a dishwasher. Modern dishwashers use less water compared to washing dishes by hand. Remember to run a full load to...

Cleaning Reusables

Using reusable products can be a great way to reduce the need for single-use plastic. Properly cleaning your reusables goes a long way toward helping them last. Here are our tips for taking care of water bottles, straws, food containers and bags. Water Bottles Bacteria thrives in damp, dark environments...

How to Recycle Household Cleaners

Do you know how to properly dispose of your cleaning products after you’re done using them? Here’s a guide to help point you in the right direction: First, check the cleaning product to see how much is left and when it expires (yes, cleaning products can expire!). If there’s a...

Save Energy on Appliances

Your appliances are only as energy efficient as the way you use them. Appliances account for about 20 percent of your household energy use, with refrigerators and clothes dryers topping the consumption list. For #EnergyEfficiencyDay, here are some simple tips to help you maximize your energy savings. Stay full. Your...

The Easiest Energy-Saving Cleaning Tips for Your Household

Saving energy doesn’t have to be hard! In fact, when it comes to cleaning, it’s pretty easy, if not easier (and less time consuming). Check out these tips and share yours in the comments. Unless your laundry is very soiled or is stained with blood or other contaminants, wash in...

Doing These 3 Things at Home Can Help Protect the Oceans

Thanks to WorldOceansDay.org, people around the world are celebrating the oceans by hosting activities and events to protect our shared resource. To honor the ocean on this and all days, the cleaning product industry would like to remind everyone of small ways we can change our habits to help make...