DIY Chemical Free Garbage Disposal Cleaner

DIY Chemical Free Garbage Disposal Cleaner

Author Parenting Chaos


  • White Vinegar
  • Orange Peels
  • Baking Soda
  • Lemon Essential Oil
  • Mason or other glass jar


  1. Add about a cup of vinegar and a cup of baking soda to your mason jar. Twist on the lid and shake until it is well mixed up.
  2. Once the fizz dies down open your jar and add in your orange peels. Get as many as you can into the jar.
  3. Add in 4-8 drops of Lemon Essential Oil.
  4. Screw your lid back on and let sit for 24 hours.
  5. The next day pour the contents of your jar into your garbage disposal.
  6. Run your disposal with warm water (avoid hot water with your garbage disposal as it can cause clogs).
  7. Once grinding is complete turn off your disposal and continue to let water run for at least 15 seconds to flush out any remaining particles.