12 Homemade Laundry Products That Are 100 Percent Chemical-Free

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Every time we're doing laundry, we're struck by just how many chemicals go into the whole process. We're not even talking about how our clothes are made in the first place -- just the routine of washing, softening, drying, and cleaning adds so many unnecessary chemicals and unnatural products to our daily lives, it's crazy. But we -- and the natural moms of Pinterest, bless them -- think that all these chemicals can be easily replaced with natural alternatives that the laundry industry doesn't want to tell us about.

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Have a little one who is allergic to everything? Or perhaps one is trying to lesson his or her impact on the environment? Well no matter what the reason, chemical-free laundry products might just be the answer to a whole plethora of our laundry problems. We did a little digging and found that we really can replace all of our laundry products with earth-, kid-, and stink-friendly natural recipes, if we're willing to do a little shaking and creating in our own kitchens. We've rounded up our favorite recipes and solutions, because honestly, the less chemicals we consume and wear, the better.

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Read on to see some our favorite DIY laundry products and give them a try next time a load needs to be done! 

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