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Liveaboard Sailor’s Laundry Hacks

PS searches for a cheaper, greener alternative that will reduce water use and protect waterways.

At home, laundry is about removing grease, grass, and coffee stains without damaging the fabric of the clothing. Energy and water efficiency only matter in a secondary sense. Rinse water is plentiful, and the only water quality consideration is that it is sufficiently soft to avoid interference with the detergent and calcium build-up in the clothes.

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