Get Clean And Be Green




Powerful yet gentle! In honor of Earth Day, we took three environmentally friendly all-purpose cleaning products (two locally made against one national brand) and really put them to the test — we cleaned our office microwave, which is no easy task. Earth Friendly ProductsThe almost grass-like scent of the Parsley Plus spray from Earth Friendly Products definitely inspires spring cleaning. The bottle is 100 percent biodegradable to boot.

Parsley Plus All-purpose Cleaner

Available at www.ecos.com

Locally available at Earthward Natural Foods

42 Rte. 101A, Amherst

www.earthwardnatural.com

(603) 673-4322

22 oz. bottle $5.09

And the Winner Is...

Just Naturals & Co.For those who don’t want a scented cleaner, this is the version for you. Not to mention it cut right through the worst baked-on stain our office microwave could throw at it. The spray is free of alcohol, ammonia, bleach, dye and synthetic fragrance.

Just Naturals & Co.

292 Rte.101

Salzburg Square, Amherst

(603) 672-6900

www.justnaturalproducts.com

8 oz bottle $4.25

32 oz bottle $7.65

Farmhouse by Sweet Grass FarmThis lavender spray was by far the best-smelling cleaner, and it got the job done. This plant-based, all-natural cleanser is appropriate for windows, countertops, woodwork, bathroom and kitchen surfaces.

Farmhouse All-Purpose Cleaner

By Sweetgrass Farm

Greenland

(603) 766-1651

www.farmhousewares.com

www.sweetgrassonline.com

26 oz bottle $6.95

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