Now, more than ever before, you find yourself scouring ingredient labels on everything – cleaning and laundry products included. You not only want formulas that remove spit up stains and erase all traces of tossed pureed peas, but also ones are safe for baby. Fortunately, more and more companies are answering the call with chemical-free and organic options that go beyond homemade vinegar or baking soda concoctions. Here’s a roundup of 14 products to keep baby’s clothes, nursery and toys fresh and safe.

A Cloth Diapering Parent’s Must-Have

Ideal for cloth diapers, Charlie Banana Laundry Soap dissolves in cold water for a residue-free wash that leaves clothes and diapers soft and clean. The ingredients use the power of coconut oil and baking soda but contain no dyes, phosphates, parabens, UV brighteners or perfumes. Be sure to clean your washer of residues left behind by other detergents for maximum effectiveness.

Available at, $19.99.


What products do you use to keep baby’s laundry and nursery green and clean? Share in a comment.

–Katie L. Carroll