Organic Soap Berries (Soap Nuts) Natural Laundry Detergent 250g

Organic Soap Berries (Soap Nuts) Natural Laundry Detergent 250g

vegan palm oil free

4.5
from 68 reviews
$16.95
4 x AUD $4.24 with
Pay with

Buying this product = 16 Reward points for Members. Your cart will total 16 points = voucher of $0.80. Not a Member? Join at checkout to claim these points.

90+ washloads. That Red House certified organic Soapberries (also called Soap Nuts) are the natural alternative to traditional fabric softeners and laundry detergents. Can also be used as a concentrated all purpose liquid soap. The dried shell of the fruit of the Sapindus Mukorossi tree is exceptionally high in 'saponin' which is nature's soap.  Straight from nature to your home!

That Red House Official Stockist

You are making a difference:

  • Supporting the 'Grow Nepal' initiative which creates a future for the Nepalese people, and protecting the trees helps reduce deforestation in the Himalayas.
  • Reducing pollution by using a raw plant product with almost no processing or packaging and that is fully compostable.
  • Completely chemical free, grey water safe, septic safe.
  • No plastic bottle - calico bag can be reused and soap nuts can be composted at the end of use.

 

Intructions for use:

  • Place the equivalent of five whole soap berry shells in the small cotton bag provided.
  • Add bag to normal washload and remove when finished. 
  • Use warmer water for heavily soiled loads (40-60 degrees).
  • Re-use the same shells for approx. four more loads.
  • If you prefer a scent on your laundry, pop a few drops of your favourite essential oil on the wash bag (such as lavender or eucalyptus).
  • When finished, shells are thin and brittle, at which point they can be added to your compost to break down naturally.
  • You can also make a multi-purpose liquid by boiling the berries for 15 minutes, and use the liquid for anything, from shampoo to a cleaner.
 

Features:

  • Money saving. Soap nuts cost around 10c per wash load for a 1kg bag. Compared to conventional washing powders, they can save you a great deal over the course of a year. Data supplied by That Red House.
  • Hypo-allergenic. Perfect for those with sensitive skin or allergies.
  • Anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and odorless.
  • Packaged in resuable draw string bag with small wash bag.
  • Not tested on animals.
  • Safe for babies and children.

 

Dimensions:

250g (90+ washloads). 

100% Australian owned company.

USDA and ECO CERT certified organic.

 

We are shipping orders in 1 to 2 working days.  Express orders placed by 10am are sent same day.  Please note that Australia Post is taking longer than normal to deliver, including express is not always next day.  Thank you so much for supporting us.

45 day returns: If you are not satisfied with a product that you ordered online (*exceptions below), you are welcome to return it to us within 45 days, unused, unworn, and in a pristine saleable condition with the original labels attached, packaging and we will refund your cost of goods - you can either post back to us or return to one of our stores. Items marked 'Final Sale' can not be returned unless faulty.

*with the exception of skin and body care, makeup, food, underwear, earrings, and custom order items, which can not be returned for change of mind.

Standard: Normally our orders leave within 24 hours from Brisbane (Monday - Friday). Orders will arrive in 2 to 7 days depending on destination. Standard Australian shipping is free on orders over $75. Shipping for orders under $75 is $9.95, or $6.95 for delivery to SE Qld postcodes 4000-4299, 4500-4549.

Express: place orders by 10am. Orders generally arrive next day if you are in the Australia Post Next Day Delivery network and subject to Australia Post fulfilling its guarantee. Only available for orders up to 4kg (excludes bulky/heavy items such as Bokashi bins, cleaning products and large size items to areas outside Brisbane unless you wish to pay the total Australia Post Express Post charge).

Click & Collect: simply choose your store pick up location at checkout and we will arrange for your order to be there within 3 to 4 working days (1 working day for Milton warehouse) for free. Please wait until you receive an email or text to advise that your goods are ready to be collect.

International: Flat rate shipping from $15 for orders up to 2kg. We ship to NZ, USA, Canada, UK/Ireland, China, Europe (EU) and other countries. International orders are not subject to sales tax, so most prices are less 10% when purchased from overseas. The final cost of shipping is shown at checkout once you have added your delivery location.

See full details on shipping here >

Good buy

Cleans ok but require the addition of essential oils for scent.

 – 06 Aug. 2020

Not bad but not great

I never considered a plant based product for my laundry so was excited to try these. For what they are they aren't bad, however in comparison to the wash I get with normal laundry powder its very easy to see the difference. These dont leave any nasty chemicals or fragrance, however I feel like the clean wasn't as deep and they are very much for standard washing, not stains or smells.
The packet recommends using 5 full soapberries for a load, however I found sometimes I would have to add more to get any lathering/soapy effect.
They do last a long time, I still have half a bag, and they can be composted which I love. I do think next time I will have to try with some castille soap or something else in combination as I would love to be as natural as possible in the laundry.

 – 22 Apr. 2020

Great product

I started using soapberries about a month ago and I love them. My laundry has been lovely and clean each time. I use them both in the washing machine and also in the laundry sink for hand washing. Once the berries are spent I throw them into my compost.

 – 01 Apr. 2020

Subtle washing

I loved that there was a natural, low-waste product for washing clothes however I wasn't really sure if they were working. I've since switched to filling up with laundry liquid at my local bulk store. Sometimes the berries would escape out of the bag too and end up in the washing machine.

 – 05 March 2020

Fan of Soapberries

I love these Soapberries! I would recommend a few drops of essential oil on to the little cotton bag though before adding it to the wash, leaving laundry is smelling like fresh laundry.

 – 14 Feb. 2020

More products from That Red House

 

Please be aware that due to the size and weight this product attracts a postage surcharge.

Further details are provided on the product listing.