Soap nuts are an envirionmentally sensisitve and natural laundry detergent. A full article on Soapnuts can be found on Wikipedia at:
Some of the basic facts of soapnuts are:
- Have been grown and used for washing for thousands of years in India.
- Can be grown between 60 and 75 degrees F.
- Can be used for washing clothes, whipped for shaving, handwash, shower foam etc.
- Totally natural and accessible
- Excess crops can be sold