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10 safe ingredients with toxic sounding names

10 safe ingredients with toxic sounding names

Chemical names used on the labels of cleaning products can be long, unpronounceable, and even sound like long lost sea creatures. Being aware empowers you to make the right decision for you and your family. Here I like to share the ingredients that typically make up natural cleaning products, including those of Soapnut Republic. Hopefully by demystifying these ingredients, you will be equipped to make a better choice the next time you buy home cleaning products. You will note that most of the ingredients in cleaning agents are to help create foam/bubbly, or to thicken up the liquid to give...

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Don’t blame childhood allergies only on pollution or your food

Don’t blame childhood allergies only on pollution or your food

Childhood allergies (asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis, eczema) are on the rise. 1 in 3 have allergies in Singapore, and children up to 44.5%. Besides, dust mites and outdoor pollution, research points to other “environmental factors” that causes allergies, the often overlooked areas of our lives - our homes. Our children today can easily spend 8+ hours a day (like any adult) in a closed, indoor air-conditioned environment (i.e. childcare, school, home and our shopping malls). Did you know that your everyday household cleaning products contain chemicals that are known to cause allergies, disrupt hormones and etc? I did not too, until...

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Benefits of lemongrass in your laundry

Benefits of lemongrass in your laundry

Lemongrass is very popular in South East Asia, typically used as an essential oil to diffuse around the home to give a sense of peace, balance and harmony. Also used as a massage oil to soothe those aching muscles. Do you know that lemongrass has much more benefits? Let me share with you & also let you in on why lemongrass essential oil has been infused into Soapnut Republic Liquid Laundry. Benefits of lemongrass Large source of vitamins (A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, C) and minerals (potassium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorous, manganese, copper, zinc, and iron), hence, has high nutritional...

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10 ways to use a Multi Purpose Spray

10 ways to use a Multi Purpose Spray

A multi purpose spray is the most versatile cleaning agent for your home. Tough on stains, yet soft on your skin. It is suitable for a wide variety of cleaning. In this post, we share the top 10 ways to clean with a multi purpose spray. Clean hard surfaces throughout the home, such as living room furniture, kitchen tables and bench tops, and bathroom surfaces. Spray on surface and wipe clean with damp cloth Get rid of dirty marks off walls. Spray on wall, wipe away with damp cloth Remove mould. Spray onto surface and wipe Clean fabric furniture. Removes...

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City Weekend Parents & Kids magazine goes nuts about Soapnut

City Weekend Parents & Kids magazine goes nuts about Soapnut

Treat yourself with soapnut republic, as featured in City Weekend  

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