How much liquid soap/leaves of soap do I need to do laundry? How much liquid soap/leaves of soap do I need to do laundry?

How much liquid soap/leaves of soap do I need to do laundry?

You can use both our liquid Laundry Wash or leaves of Pocket Laundry Wash in a washing machine.

Both products were primarily designed for hand-wash use in a sink - and a sink full of water is a maximum of about two gallons.

By comparison, a top-loader washing machine uses about 50 gallons of water so in theory you’d need to use maybe a fifth of an 89ml / 3oz bottle or around twenty leaves. In practice however, almost all commercial launderette machines (and some home top-loaders) have enough laundry ‘soap’ residue in them that it’s barely necessary to add any new ‘soap’ to them to wash a load of clothes.

So – in a Laundromat or a domestic washing machine, a reasonable-sized squeeze (maybe 1/12 of a bottle) or five or six leaves would probably be adequate. If you are using the leaves, put them in a container with water first and make sure they dissolve before adding them to the wash.

The soap itself will work fine in the washing machine.

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