There is a revolution going on in America – a green revolution. The latest front is the home, as households across the country adopt new ways to keep their homes clean and healthy, while helping the environment too. With “Green Clean” you get the definitive, step-by-step guide to cleaning better while using nontoxic, ecofriendly products.
Green Clean: The Environmentally Sound Guide to Cleaning Your Home
“Green Clean” briefly begins with the history of cleaning, the toxic chemicals that are contained in our modern cleaning agents, and an introduction to green cleaning including the tools needed and steps to the process.
The book also take you room-by-room, giving you a green guide to cleaning for each one. You read about how to clean different types of surfaces such as walls, floors, countertops, sinks, appliances, furniture, carpeting and clothing.
The latter part of the book talks about storage, disposal, and recycling of hazardous household products including a handy chart with the type of product listed with the best way to dispose of it.
Room by room and stain by stain, this book breaks environmentally conscious cleaning into simple principles and easily mastered techniques that let readers set their own goals and develop their own cleaning plan. You will also find recipes for safe, simple, and economic cleaning solutions and the lowdown on the best eco-friendly cleaning products on the market today.
This book is filled with information so that you as a consumer can make informed choices about what you will and will not tolerate in your home, the chances you are willing to take with cleaning products and how to change what you use…and even our impact on the planet. Green Clean is an indispensable reference for today’s home.