Day 172: Used Coffee Grinds To Clean Dishes

Day 172: Used Coffee Grinds To Clean Dishes
I reused coffee grinds to clean off an oily dish. A handful of coffee grounds were put in the dish and rubbed around.

Afterwards the coffee grinds were tossed into my compost bin.

Check the Household Products Database from the US Department of Health and Human Services for products to see the possible health effects.

What was your simple green act for the day?

  • They're also great for keeping kitchen pipes free of clogs! Much more eco-friendly than nasty Liquid Plummer.
  • Mike Lieberman
    Perfect. I'll save that for another day :-)
  • LocalNourishment
    Whoa. What made you think to use coffee grounds on grease? That's really something else!
  • Mike Lieberman
    I read it this morning in Green Tea Living. Worked great.
  • Very, very cool. This is on my list to try for today! Thanks!
  • Mike Lieberman
    Nice. Lemme know how it works for you.
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