- # 1 bar of solid soap, grated ( I use Zote or fels naptha ) I buy my Zote at a Dollar General store for yes, 1.00 a bar. Its a good size bar too.
- # 1 c washing soda
- # 1 c borax
- # a big bucket (2 gal ) I recyle the buckets cat litter comes in. You want a bucket with a tight fitting lid for this.
grate soap, entire bar.
add 6 cups of water to a big pan and add grated soap.
heat til soap melts completely. whisking as it melts.
add washing soda and borax and stir til dissolved.
remove from heat
pour 4 cups of hot water into your bucket, then add your melted soap mixture and stir.
add in 22 cups of water and stir again.
let sit 24 hours.
Use 1/2 c per load.