6 foods that double as cleaning products

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Here are some foods that double as cleaning agents!

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6 foods that double as cleaning products
1. Rhubarb
Rhubarb isn't on most Americans' list of favorite foods, but by rubbing its leaves on pots and pans, you can remove burn marks. If the inside of your pot is scorched, fill it with some stalks and water and boil for a few minutes.
2. Ketchup
Hold the ketchup on your hot dog, but use it to clean copper or brass. The acid from the tomatoes helps fade discoloration.
3. Banana
Blend banana peel with water as a polishing agent for silverware.The natural oils in walnuts can lift scratches in wood furniture.
4. Coffee
If your fridge still smells like last week's fish dinner, place a dish of dry coffee grounds to act as a natural deodorizer.
5. Cucumber
Cucumber is good in a salad, and great as an eraser for scuff marks on walls.
6. Corn starch
Corn starch thickens soups and lifts up stains! Cover a fresh carpet stain with corn starch, then vacuum up 30 minutes later.
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