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Green Clean: The Environmentally Sound Guide to Cleaning Your Home by Linda Mason Hunter Reviews

PUREShop

Turned me on....to green cleaning that is!

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Pros: Washable, Recyclable, Good Info

Cons: Some less than green advice

This was actually the very first green cleaning book I bought.  I caught on to the idea of removing toxins from the home (or what I could) and whipped down to my local Chapter's.  This was the first book that caught my eye and opened them wide.  Lots of great information on why to go green with cleaning.  Tons of Resources and recommendations for products.  Of course there is a bit of a downside, the author does recommend some less than green techniques like using ACETONE nail polish remover for stains....umm green "no", toxic fumes "yes"....kind of confusing there. Overall great book for beginners, and for people who are feeling a bit overwhelmed when going green it really promotes...
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eris

I am kind of ambivalent about this one

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Pros: water proof

I really like how the book looks and feels. It is the first book I've read that is not made of paper but of polypropylene. So, not only is it not made of trees, it is recyclable! The graphics are also hip and attractive, which makes the book stand out in the saturated market of books on green living. Now about the content: I would say that it is a fascinating read, if that kind of thing turns you on (reading about cleaning I mean). The book provides all the reasons for going green in your cleaning routine and even provides VERY detailed ideas and instructions on tackling every area of the home. She even provides checklists for daily or weekly tasks. I do find that some of it applies only...
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