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Natural Homemade Cleaners: Homemade Mildew Remover and Tea Tree Oil Spray

By Kim Erickson
March/April 2002
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This tea tree oil spray has antifungal properties that rival many of the commercial mold and mildew removers found in the supermarket.

  • 1 cup white vinegar
  • 25 drops tea tree oil (Melaleuca alternifolia)
  1. Combine the vinegar and oil in a spray bottle.
  2. To use, spray on mold and let sit for 10 minutes. Wipe away with a damp sponge.


Kim Erickson writes on natural health and environmental issues and is the author of Drop Dead Gorgeous: Protecting Yourself from the Hidden Dangers of Cosmetics (Contemporary Books 2002).

Click here for the original article, Natural Healing: Natural Homemade Cleaners.








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