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Old 17-04-2008, 08:08   #1
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Enviro-Friendly Cleaning on board

I found this list online, not really sure the best place on the board for this thread, but it's sort of health related. Anyway it's interesting:

1 part vinegar to 8 parts water

Baking soda and salt (in wet paste)

1 tbsp. cream of tartar in 1/2 litre hot water

Worcestershire sauce, vinegar and salt solution

Vinegar and salt solution

Polish with baby oil

Lemon juice and salt solution

Clear Plastic/glass
1 part vinegar to 2 parts water

Vinegar and salt solution or tea tree oil

Wood (interior)
Polish with olive oil

Hydrogen peroxide bleach (NOT chlorine bleach)

Baking soda and water paste

Baby shampoo
(phosphate-free & pH balanced)

Wet area & scour with baking soda

Baking soda

Use minimal amounts of dish soap.
Choose non-petroleum based soaps
(eg. Nature Clean)

Aprs cleaningè
1 part rum to 2 parts fruit juice
mix with ice.
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Old 17-04-2008, 08:45   #2
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This is good to know: Our marina is supposed to be certified a "green marina".

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