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Whoa Nelli Natural Laundry Soap, Lemongrass


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Laundry Detergent, General Purpose


Whoa Nelli


April 13, 2020

Ingredient concerns

See how this product scores for common concerns.

Health Concerns

  • No Data
    Asthma / Respitory
  • No Data
    Skin Allergies & Irritation
  • LOW
    Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
  • LOW

Ingredient scores

Ingredient Disclosure: good

Ingredients are scored based on their formulation and concentration in this product. Click on an ingredient for more information.

Ingredients from the label

Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda), Sodium Carbonate (Washing Soda), Organic Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Water, Sodium Hydroxide, Cymbopogon Flexuosus (Lemongrass) Oil

Directions from Packaging

Use one scoop of powder (1/2 tablespoon) for high efficiency (HE) machines and two scoops (one tablespoon) for standard washing machines. Add items then sprinkle powder directly into the washer rather than the detergent tray. For gym clothes or items that require extra deodorizing add 1/2 cup of distilled white vinegar to the rinse cycle. Do not combine vinegar with bleach or oxygen bleach.


This is a non-toxic laundry soap but it's not for consumption. Please keep it out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. If contact with eyes occurs, flush with water thoroughly. Avoid use with delicate fabrics.

This product is not certified as a green cleaner.


Leading international certifiers PETA and Leaping Bunny have no information concerning this company’s use of animal testing.

Understanding scores

EWG provides information on cleaning product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any.


Hazard score

The Healthy Cleaning ingredient hazard score, from A to F, reflects known and suspected hazards linked to the ingredients. The EWG VERIFIED® mark means a product meets EWG’s strictest criteria for transparency and health.

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