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10 Green Cleaners that Make Your Floors So Clean You Can Eat Off Them!

These Eco-Friendly Cleaners Will Leave Your Floors Clean and Green


OK. You might not want to actually eat off your floors, but why not get 'em that clean with natural, non-toxic cleaners? With pets and wee little ones crawling around on the floor, not to mention an occasional barefoot stroll now and then, who wants any residual harmful chemicals left behind? Not only that, but do you really want to breathe in chemical fumes just to get your floors clean?

Skip the products laden with artificial dyes, synthetic fragrances, petrochemical derivatives, carcinogenic substances, toxic chemicals, and other harmful ingredients, such as Triclosan, and switch on over to the green side! Try one of these eco-friendly products with biodegradable and naturally-derived ingredients from plants, minerals, and enzymes. Many are easy to use and don't require hauling out the ol' mop and bucket. Now that makes for some easy, green cleaning!

1. Attitude Floor Surfaces Tiles & Wood Cleaner

Attitude Floor Surfaces Tiles & Wood Cleaner
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Give your floors some attitude and show 'em who's boss with this eco-friendly, vegan floor cleaner certified by EcoLogo, an Environment Canada Program. It's fresh, natural tea tree and lime scent will help zap any bacteria that may be lurking on your floors and its gentle formula won't leave any streaking. Plus, Attitude makes it's products "carbon neutral," meaning no carbon footprint is left behind!

2. Aussan Natural Floor Cleaning Concentrate

Aussan Natural Floor Cleaning Concentrate
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This non-toxic, botanically-based floor cleaner, which is certified by the U.S. EPA's "Design for the Environment Program" and the Natural Products Association (NPA), can tackle anything from stone to tile to wood and it won't leave any residue behind. Just a little bit of the super-concentrated formula is all you need in a gallon of water to mop away to your heart's content!

3. Better Life Simply Floored! Floor Cleaner

Better Life Simply Floored! Floor Cleaner
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Get floored with this all-natural, gentle floor cleaner with an uplifting, light citrus-mint scent! It can be used on every type of floor, including marble and hardwood. With no solvents, alcohols, or ethers, it won't eat slowly away at your floor finish like some other cleaners might. It's also available in large, industrial sizes!

4. Biokleen Bac-Out Multi-Surface Floor Cleaner

Biokleen Bac-Out Multi-Surface Floor Cleaner
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Harness the biology of natural enzyme cultures, citrus extracts, and plant-based surfactants to clean and deodorize sealed and water-safe floors, such as hardwood, laminate, marble, and ceramic tile. Simply spray this Green Seal approved cleaner on floor surfaces to combat dirt, grease, grime, and food particles, then watch with green envy as they're easily wiped or mopped up!

5. Dave by Eco-Me Floor Cleaner

Dave by Eco-Me Floor Cleaner
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Get some help from a new friend, Dave from Eco-Me, with cleaning your floors in an environmentally friendly way! Simply mix this all-natural concentrated cleaner, which is Leaping Bunny certified, with water to clean any type of flooring, including sealed marble and wood.

6. Earth Friendly Products Floor Cleaner

Earth Friendly Products Floor Cleaner
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Tred more gently on the earth, but don't worry about being too hard on your floors, because this cleaner made from plant-based, replenishable ingredients won't strip the wax or sealants off of your wood or laminate floors. Simply spray and mop away - no rinsing required!

7. Ecover Natural Floor Soap

Ecover Natural Floor Soap
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Be eco-conscious with this biodegradable floor cleaner containing plant- and mineral-based ingredients, such as linseed oil, which is derived from flax seeds. Specifically designed for un-treated, natural, porous flooring such as marble, concrete or linoleum, it will keep your floors looking clean and green!

8. Martha Stewart Clean, All Purpose Cleaner

Why not let Martha lend you a hand with cleaning your floors? Her all-natural, biodegradable cleaners are 99+% plant- and mineral-based with no synthetic additives of any kind. Plus, her products have four third-party product certifications, including the U.S. EPA's "Design for the Environment Program" and Leaping Bunny, so feel rest assured they have been scrutinized!

9. Naturally It's Clean! Floors

Naturally It's Clean! Floors
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Obtain super clean floors, naturally, with this lightly citrus-scented, plant- and enzyme-based formula that cleans any type of washable flooring from cork to stone to wood. It helps break down any filmy residue you might already have on your floor and the enzymes are great at combating pet odors. Spray it on, damp mop off, and voilà you're done!

10. Simple Green Naturals Floor Care

Simple Green Naturals Floor Care
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Cleaning your floors is a simple and green affair with this earth friendly, woodsy scented cleaner that you just spray on laminate, porcelain tile, slate, finished wood, linoleum, etc., and damp mop up. It's 100% naturally sourced, biodegradable formula, which is Green Seal certified, takes care of acidic and alkaline soils as well as oily residues.
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