Healthy alternatives


Brand nameProduct description
AspenCleanDishwasher packs, fragrance-free
AttitudeDishwasher Tabs
BiovertAutomatic Dishwasher Tabs
Earth Friendly Products ECOSDishwasher Gel, fragrance-free
Nature Clean96% Natural Dishwasher Pacs
Savonneries DiligencesMagic Powder (Quebec)
Seventh GenerationDishwasher Packs, Free and Clear


You can make your own dishwashing liquid.

A simple solution is to mix 1 cup of castile soap, ¼ cup of white vinegar, 1 tablespoon of
washing soda, and 1 tablespoon of baking soda. Store in a glass jar, and use as required.

You will also find other ideas on the Mommypotamus site.

Avoid the following chemicals in regular products

Chlorine: irritant and corrosive to the skin, eyes and respiratory tract

Artificial fragrances: allergens

Quarternium 15: possible carcinogen (by release of formaldehyde)

Artificial dyes