Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Laundry Detergent liquid... Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day detergent is Earth-friendly and HE compatible, important since I have a front loading HE washing machine. While I'm no longer a formulations chemist (funny story ...), I've heard of pretty much every ingredient in Clean Day, so feel pretty good using it on my clothes. What's in the bottle: • Anionic Surfactants from plant-derived sources • Cotton Extract • Borax • Dirt and stain-fighting enzymes • Natural essential oils for fragrance The first test of Mrs. Meyers was right after a Half Ironman race that
me and some house guests and I had just completed. I had a bit of Seventh Generations detergent left, but decided to give the new stuff a try on our jerseys, shorts and socks from the race.
The result was excellent. In my experience, synthetic fabrics (fitness apparel) is are notorious for being hard-to-clean. But after washing and line-drying our clothes, there was no noticeable lingering odor and the Lavender scent was delightful but not overwhelming.
Next time, I'll probably do the same — and that means buying whatever earth-friendly detergent is on sale. But this time I'll do so without hesitation, especially if it's my newly found Mrs. Meyers or the trusty Seventh Generation.