Non-Toxic Toilet Bowl Cleaner
November 4, 2019
How Did You End Up Here?
Trying to switch to a chemical free home? Maybe you just can’t stand the smell of those harsh industrial toilet bowl cleaners? Heck, maybe your friend just recommended you try a natural cleaner instead. Whatever the reason, you won’t be disappointed with this non-toxic toilet bowl cleaner.
Why Non-Toxic Toilet Bowl Cleaner?
Did you know, most commercial toilet bowl cleaners contain harsh chemicals that can pollute your home’s environment.
Hydrochloric acid is an active ingredient in many toilet bowl cleaners. This corrosive chemical is extremely toxic, and poses a risk to children, pets, and especially the person cleaning the toilets! Especially while breathing it in during cleaning. We won’t even get started with getting it on your skin.
Another ingredient is chlorine bleach, which yes, can gives those stains a kick to the curb, is harmful if inhaled, corrosive, and can aggravate asthma symptoms. Lets not forget about your eyes burning while you’re in the bathroom cleaning.
So, ditch those harsh chemicals, and try this non-toxic toilet bowl cleaner instead!
Tea Tree Toilet Bowl Scrub
This deodorizing formula utilizes the antibacterial properties of tea tree oil to kill germs in your toilet bowl and on toilet surfaces.
½ cup baking soda
1 cup distilled white vinegar
½ teaspoon tea tree essential oil
Combine vinegar and essential oil in a small spray bottle. Spray vinegar mixture inside the bowl, and also on the toilet seat, lid, and handle. Allow the cleaner to sit for several minutes. Sprinkle baking soda inside the toilet bowl and scrub inside of the bowl with a toilet brush. Use a clean dry cloth to wipe vinegar solution off seat, lid, and handle.