A great way to reduce plastic in your home is by making your own cleaning products! This Antiseptic Spray is multi purpose, good for use in kitchen and bathroom on sinks, floors, counter tops, toilets – and will even keep away cockroaches!

Ingredients (Makes ~1L of liquid/ 1 spray bottle):

2 cups White vinegar
2 cups Water
3 x Citrus Peels (Lemon, Lime, Grapefruit or Orange)
10 drops Essential oils (Eucalyptus, Lemon Myrtle or Citrus – Optional)

Method: 

Let vinegar and citrus peels sit overnight (or for a few days) in a glass jar. Add to water and essential oils. Combine all ingredients and funnel into a spray bottle.

Use: 

Spray on surfaces as a disinfectant and wipe. Use as necessary. Will also keep away cockroaches. Can use in kitchen and bathroom on sinks, floors, counter tops, toilets etc. Store away from children.

Recipe provided by Caitlin Weatherstone (B. App.Sc; M. App.Sc) of Wild Search Australia www.wildsearchaustralia.com.au / @wildsearch

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