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Black Lives Matter

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Black Lives Matter

Today we donated to a local nonprofit, My Block, My Hood, My City. We've been reading about a lot of good things they've been up to during the pandemic and wanted to give money to a Black-founded organization that focuses on direct, positive activity and building connections between neighbors here in Chicago.

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Meliora Cleaning Products Featured on Kind Earth Alliance Podcast

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Meliora Cleaning Products Featured on Kind Earth Alliance Podcast

Earlier this year, Kind Earth Alliance came by our warehouse (when that was still a thing) and interviewed us about our products.  I spoke to Kind Earth Alliance (KEA) personally about the inspiration behind our brand, how we differ from commercial cleaning brands and our general business philosophies. You can check it out the entire podcast here on the KEA site or on Soundcloud.

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Companies We Love: Century Sun Oil

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Companies We Love: Century Sun Oil

Here at Meliora Cleaning Products, we always try to source our ingredients locally - but we can’t always get everything directly from our home state of Illinois. This led to the discovery of Century Sun Oil, our friends over in Wisconsin!

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Cloth Diapers 101

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Cloth Diapers 101

With diaper shortages looming during the COVID-19 pandemic, now is a great time to consider switching over to cloth diapers. We talked with Green Diaper Babies, friends of ours in Chicago, who run a commercial cloth diaper delivery and cleaning service.

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Please don't use disinfectant for internal treatment or make your own disinfectants

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Please don't use disinfectant for internal treatment or make your own disinfectants

We create products intended to clean surfaces only. None of our products are intended to clean any internal sections of the body - ever. 

When it comes to make your own disinfectants, we also strongly recommend not mixing chemicals for DIY disinfection.

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