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Use washable cleaning rags, dish sponges and napkins

Christina Huh Nov 25, 2010

Throwing away paper products like napkins and paper towels is such a waste — filling up landfills and taking trees. We bought cheap and attractive cloth versions that can be tossed in the laundry with our regular loads of clothes. For more tips, check here.

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