Green Cleaning for Dummies

Green Cleaning for Dummies

by Elizabeth B. Goldsmith, Betsy Sheldon


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470391068
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/03/2008
Series: For Dummies Series
Edition description: Original
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Elizabeth B. Goldsmith, PhD, is a professor and FulbrightScholar with expertise in work and family, consumer economics, andhealthy indoor environments.

Betsy Sheldon is a lifestyles author and editor with apassion for sustainability issues.

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Table of Contents


Part I: A Greener, Healthier Way to Clean.

Chapter: 1: Cleaning House in a Brave Green World.

Chapter 2: What’s Green Got to Do with It?

Chapter 3: Adding Up the Pluses of Cleaning Green.

Part II: Getting to Work.

Chapter 4: An Ounce of Prevention.

Chapter 5: Assembling Your Hardware.

Chapter 6: Mixing Things Up: A Green Cleaner Cookbook.

Part III: Cleaning Green, Room by Room.

Chapter 7: Everything in the Kitchen — Including theSink.

Chapter 8: Coming Clean in the Bathroom.

Chapter 9: Airing the Dirty Laundry Room.

Chapter 10: Creating a Clean and Healthful SleepingEnvironment.

Chapter 11: Greening and Cleaning the Living Room.

Chapter 12: Transitioning from Home to the Great Outdoors.

Part IV: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 13: Ten (Or So) Ways Your Grandparents Got It Right.

Chapter 14: Ten Steps — Beyond Clean — to Green YourHome and Your Life.

Appendix: Green Resources.


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