Soap Nuts / Sapindus Mukorossi. Healthy Clothes Washing

(1 customer review)


Soap nuts are 100% natural and contain no chemical additives, making them a great choice for anyone with sensitive skin. They work like soap because their shells contain a substance called saponin, which is released when it comes in contact with warm water. The inner seed is hard and black and contain no saponin. Reetha/ Soap nuts can be used in whole or in powdered form. It is gentle on human hands. It removes dirt from clothing in a gentle, highly effective way. Because of its mildness, it preserves the colours and the structure of your valuable clothing longer than normal detergents. It’s so gentle that is not even neecessary to add a softener. The laundry turns out amazingly soft! Because of these characteristics soapnuts are excellent detergents.

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Freshen up your laundry routine with all natural soap nuts! These certified organic deseeded soap nuts contain saponin, a natural detergent. Saponin is released from the nuts as they become saturated in water. They continue to release saponin for about 4-5 loads, so be sure to re-use appropriately.


Fill  drawstring bag  with about 0.6 oz soap nuts, (4-5 whole nuts worth, , so volume should be estimated). Throw the filled bag in the washer with soiled clothes and wash warm or hot. If washing cold, soak the bag in a cup of hot water and add the soaked bag + water in with your laundry. Air dry bag between uses and remember – each batch of soap nuts lasts for 4-5 loads. Bonus: soap nuts are compostable after use!


    • 8 oz Soap Nuts ONLY: Includes an 8 oz paper bag of soap nuts, enough for about 65 loads! Option does NOT include our filled drawstring bag.
    • : Includes 1 cotton drawstring bag (which will hold enough for 4-5 loads) AND the 8 oz refill bag of soap nuts (enough for about 65 loads). Make the switch!

Origin: India.

Additional information

Weight .500 g
Dimensions 14 × 14 × 5 cm

1 review for Soap Nuts / Sapindus Mukorossi. Healthy Clothes Washing

  1. dkendal (verified owner)

    What a discovery, I use them for everything now. Thank you!
    Some of these and a sponge cloth will have things cleaner than you could ever imagine in no time!

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