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JooSoap making : eco-friendly cleaning soap made from used cooking oil

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Step 1: Summary of the JooSoap making

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Step 2: Prepare & Get ready

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Step 3: Prepare & Get ready 2

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Take a photo of your working space.

Step 4: Start 1 : check your oil condition

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Step 5: Start 2: Mixing

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Step 6: Start 3 : *Carefully* mixing lye water

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Mixing lye and water outside if possible and avoid breathing the steam.

Step 7: Start 4 : Cool down lye water and set up moulds

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Step 8: Start 5 : Add used cooking oil and scent

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When pouring the oil into pot, be careful of the splash.
(pour on the back side of the ladle like this photo might help)

Step 9: Start 6 : Keep stirring in the same direction until it turns sticky

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This step might take some time(5-10 minutes) or very fast(3 minutes)

*If it turns sticky really fast, usually happens on the oil which been fried too much...(It's also a way we use to test the oil from restaurants we went to for meals)
In this situation, try to mix them as well as possible and ready to pour them into bigger moulds and cut them few days later.

Step 10: Start 7 : Pour into moulds and mark the date down

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Step 11: Wait and Clean

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Step 12: Taking solified eco-soap out of the mould

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Step 13: Dry, wait and DONE!

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Step 14: Congratulations!! use and share!

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After 4 weeks, Check the sound of the soap to see if it's solidify inside.
Use and share to your friends and us.

If you think this instruction is useful or have any suggestions, please let us know.
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Thanks!!!
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Step 15: Thanks & please share!

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kliu81 year ago
Is there a way to make vegetable oil soap not leave nasty residue in hard water?
first poat yay.