Inila rupa soapnut.
Kegunaan dia untuk mencuci CD aka Cloth diapers.
Boleh jugak dijadikan bahan untuk stripwash.
Sebagaimana kite tahu Cd tidak boleh di cuci dengan sebarangan sabun.
Kalau tersilap cuci maka rosak la daya serapan CD anda.
Soapnut adalah salah satu bahan pencuci yang boleh di gunakan..
Mari umi terangkan cara penggunaan:
- Put 6 - 8 Soapnuts to a small cotton bag (or an old cotton sock), tie the end.
- place it inside the drum of the washing machine together with the fabric and clothes. Wash as normal.
- For hand washing, you can make a tea with 8 soapnuts and wash as usual.
- Use warm water with the soapnuts for better washing effect
- Soapnuts produce low suds and are suitable for use in both front and top loading machines.
- Use warm/hot water for soiled washing and a cold wash for refreshing clothes.
- If you enjoy scented laundry add 5 - 8 drops of essential oil to the washbag.
Store soapnuts in a dry and cool area. Sometimes soapnuts will absorb some moisture and becomes sticky but this will not effect their cleaning properties.
How to make Soapnut Liquid
- Put 15-20 pieces of soapnuts shell in around 4-5 cups of water on the stove.
- Bring to boil and simmer for 30 minutes. Cool and strain liquid into a bottle.
- Store the sopnut liquid in the refrigerator for up to 5 days
- Alternatively, soak soapnuts in water for 12 hours, strain and use.
- Soapnut shell can be reused until it no longer has a "soapy" feel to it.
- The longer the soapnuts sit in the water, the more concentrated the liquid becomes.