Plant-based surfactants, soap bark, chamomile, horsetail plant, bergamot & sage, purified water
I started using this product awhile ago, when I borrowed a
carpet shampooer from my mother-in-law, and this was the product she
was using. It worked wonderfully! I was thrilled to discover that it was
such a natural product, made by such a natural company. One bottle goes
a long way, leaves my house smelling pleasanty herbal, and cleans the
Use about 1.5 oz. (for heavily-soiled areas, 2.5 oz.) of
carpet shampoo per gallon of water, following machine directions. If
excess foaming occurs, you need to use a bit less. Earth Friendly
Products estimates that this product will clean up to 8 average-size
rooms, but I have found that my bottle goes quite a bit further (though
we only have carpeting in the bedrooms, and they are somewhat small).
A bit about this carpet shampoo, from Earth Friendly Products website:
Earthy Friendly Products Rug Shampoo is a highly
concentrated, all natural cleaner for use in hot and cold steam
machines. Because natural ingredients are used, color and body may
- Phosphate Free
- Chlorine Free
- Removes Tough Stains
- Does Not Contain SLS
- No Tested On Animals
- No Animal Ingredients
- Earth Friendly Products are Biodegradable & Recyclable
This score is a ranking based on how natural, eco-friendly, and non-toxic a product is, and is rated out of a possible total 5 stars.
: 5 out of 5 stars for naturalness
This product is
totally natural. Using the natural cleaning power of plants and bark,
and the pleasing aromas of herbs, Earth Friendly Products has once again
created a fabulous product.
From their website, here is Earth Friendly Products' Mission Statement and a bit more about their values:
"Earth Friendly Products will create products for home
and personal use that are derived from replenshable resources. We
pledge to provide our customers with products that will provide
efficacy, value, and are environmentally-responsible. We will never
test on animals or use animal ingredients in our products. And we will
conduct our business in a socially responsible manner that safe guards
the earth, and all its inhabitants.
Because we are a family business, we do everything with a
special kind of care in a detailed, hands-on manner. As a primary
manufacturer with four manufacturing plants in the USA, we source our
ingredients locally, have better control over our product quality,
contain product costs, and provide jobs locally. Our business practices
helped us earn the 2003 Socially Responsible Business Award."
This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 01 October, 2011.