More on Meghalaya’s Soap nuts (reetha) | Natural Cleansing Agent
Soap nuts (reetha) naturally produce saponin when agitated in water, saponin is a surfactant agent that cleans the clothes and leave it soft. It acts both as a gentle cleanser and a fabric softener. Gathered from the wild forest of Meghalaya it is grown free from fertilizers and pesticides.
Soap nuts are a perfect substitute for conventional detergents. You can re-use the same soft nuts multiple times until the peel of the nuts come off. Unlike conventional detergent that lasts only for one wash! Why not give it a try, because at the end of every wash you will get your clothes washed leaving it fresh with a natural scent.