Ecoegg – The Clever Way to Wash!

Norfolk Mums | Ecoegg - The Clever Way to Wash!

There comes a time when you come across a product that you are dubious about trying – for me it was the Ecoegg!

Ecoegg told me about their passion of producing eco-friendly products that don’t include any harsh chemicals, are environmentally friendly and good for your health. They sent me my very own Soft Cotton Laundry Egg and some stain remover to test out.

How to setup the Ecoegg

Setting the Ecoegg really couldn’t be any simpler. Each box includes an egg and two types of pellets, dark coloured tourmaline pellets and white mineral pellets. You simply press the child proof button on the side of the egg, twist it open, fill with the pellets and pop the lid back on.

You get 3 different sizes of Ecoeggs – 54 washes, 210 washes or 720 washes. According to Ecoegg, 720 washes will last the average family 3 years and at just 3p a wash – will save you heaps of money!

How to use

When you want to do a wash, you simply pop the egg in with your clothes – no additional detergent is required. You don’t even have to add conditioner if you don’t want to – I personally chose to as I love my clothes really soft. When you have finished using the Ecoegg, simply leave it out to dry.

How the Ecoegg works

“The dark coloured tourmaline pellets weaken the adhesive forces between the dirt and fabric. The white mineral pellets naturally ionize the oxygen molecules in the water which then penetrate deep into the fabric lifting away the dirt and grime, without fading colours or damaging the fibres.

Scientific testing shows that these two types of pellets used together give the best cleaning results. The ionized oxygen molecules also increase the pH level of the water, which has a natural softening effect on your laundry.” – Ecoegg.

Result

One word – WOW!

I have been using Ecoegg in my washing for the last few weeks and absolutely LOVE it. Much to my suprise, the Ecoegg DOES effectively remove dirt and stains. My husband got dark grease on one of his shirts – I used the stain remove first, popped it in the wash as usual and the stain was completely gone!

One of the things I love the most is that the Ecoegg doesn’t leave any residue on your clothes. There’s nothing worse than getting white residue on new clothes after their first wash!

With the Ecoegg, life is simple. Throw it in the machine and stop worrying about the amount of detergent you are using. You can also feel good knowing that your washing is more eco friendly too! Here at Norfolk Mums HQ – we highly recommend this to all our mums.

Pros

Cheap – with a wash costing as little as 3p – how can the price not been a pro?!
Easy to use – no measuring out liquids & powders.
No residue – a huge plus for me! Kiss goodbye to those annoying white marks on your new clothes.
Effectively removes stains – gentle eco cleaning doesn’t have to mean putting up with stains.
No bleach or harsh chemicals – the Ecoegg is said to be gentle on skin and great for eczema sufferers.
Skip extra rinses – with the Ecoegg the rinse cycle can be significantly reduced, saving water, time and electricity.

Cons

A bit noisy – the egg is made out of rubber which proved to be a little noisy in my machine.
Smell – I found my washing did not smell of anything – not a major problem but something to bear in mind.

Want your own Ecoegg?

The price of an Ecoegg depends on the size you are looking for. You can get 52 washes for £7.99, 210 washes for £9.99 or 720 washes for £19.99. Once you have bought your egg, you can buy refills for £7.49. The stain remover I have been using is available for just £3.99. Visit the Ecoegg store today to get your very own.

Disclosure: We received these products to review and keep from Ecoegg, however all opinions are our own. Price correct to the best of our knowledge at time of publication, however, please always make sure you check current price of products yourself before purchase.

Win!

Thanks to the lovely people at Ecoegg, we have not just one, but two start-to-finish wash kits up for grabs! To enter, simply follow the instructions below.

Norfolk Mums | Ecoegg - The Clever Way to Wash!

Ecoegg start-to-finish wash kit

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My name is Jemma and I am a home schooling Mummy of 3 gorgeous girlies! We live in the heart of Norfolk and spend most of our time doing crafts, seeing our friends, enjoying the outdoors and learning through life! We have many animals, love the outdoor life, being together as a family and helping others as much as we can on our adventure!

36 thoughts on “Ecoegg – The Clever Way to Wash!

  1. Debbie Skerten

    I’ve been thinking of trying one of these for ages, but I just can’t get my head around the fact that you don’t need any washing powder.

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    1. NM Post author

      Hi Debbie – that’s why I was so dubious about trying this product. I would definately worth giving it a try, I am still using mine and won’t be going back to washing powder anytime soon.

      Reply
  2. Emma Kavanagh

    I have been using an ecoegg for the last 2 years.

    It really is very good and I even use it to wash cloth nappies! The outcome is still as effective!
    I also have the eco dryer balls which speed up drying time and leave my washing soft and smelling lovely too!

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  3. Emma Carvell

    I’d like to win because I’d really like to try this product – it would be great for the environment and save money, too!

    Reply
  4. Lynn Heath

    I would love to try these, to see for myself how effective they are, would love to save some money on washing powder!

    Reply
  5. Janet Rawstron

    I have heard that the Ecoegg is excellent value and does a very good job. I am willing to try anything once and am prepared to be convinced.

    Reply

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