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Garbage Disposal Bombs

Yes, even your garbage disposal needs to be cleaned! These homemade Garbage Disposal Bombs remove odors, grease, and buildup that can stink up your home.
Total Time20 mins


  • 2 cups baking soda
  • 1 cup salt
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/3 cup liquid castile soap
  • 30 drops Lemon essential oil


  • In a bowl, add all ingredients and stir until it forms a thick paste. If the mixture is too dry, add 1 tablespoon of water at a time until it all comes together. It should be the consistency of damp sand and should hold together when pressed.
  • Using a cookie scoop or spoon, scoop packed spoonfuls onto parchment paper until bowl is empty.
  • Let the Garbage Disposal Bombs sit for 24 hours until they are dry. Store in an airtight container to use at your convenience. After you wash your dishes, put 1-3 finished Garbage Disposal Bombs in your garbage disposal and turn it on for 5-10 seconds with warm water running. You will immediately get the fresh aroma of Lemon and have a sparkling clean garbage disposal.