Itty Bitty Bonzai is a collection of tiny tips and tricks for living a life more mindful. Small actions, collectively and compounded, become a powerful force of change.
#1 Chlorinated bleach, when washed down the drain, degrades into a substance called ‘organochlorine’. This compound is believed to be carcinogenic, as well as harmful to the reproductive, neurological, and immune systems. Instead of cleaning with a chlorine containing bleach, try making your own solution. Fill one spray bottle with 3% hydrogen peroxide, and another spray bottle with white vinegar. Spray to mix as needed (this is more effective if they mix on contact).