Used to make Magic Salt Crystal Gardens. Ideal for science projects. Directions below.
Originally (and still) used to make laundry look whiter. Requires only a few drops for a load of laundry.
Also used for swimming pools, bird baths, white hair and pets, for cleaning crystal and glass, and more!
Non-toxic and biodegradable.
Directions for Salt Crystal Garden:
Day #1: Place damp sponge pieces in a shallow glass or plastic bowl. Over sponge, pour 2 Tablespoons each of Mrs. Stewart's Bluing (MSB), salt, water, and ammonia.
Day #2: Add 2 more Tablespoons salt.
Day #3: Add 2 Tablespoons each of MSB, salt, water, and ammonia. Avoid pouring on crystal growth.
Repeat Day #3 as necessary to keep crystals growing.
For color, add drops of food coloring or ink to each piece.