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10 Ways to Make Doing Your Laundry More Eco-Friendly

We all love the scent and feel of freshly washed laundry straight out of the dryer. But did you know that each load of laundry you do comes at a cost to the environment? In fact, washing machines use about 19 billion cubic metres of water each year, and emit about 62 million tonnes of greenhouse gases annually. Doing the laundry just three times per week can lead to 400 litres of water waste that’s a lot of water!

With this in mind, it’s important to make easy swaps that can make doing the laundry more efficient and less harmful to the environment. Here are 10 tips for making laundry day more eco-friendly.

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