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Using Your Dishwasher Could Save You Utility Costs

It may seem surprising, but washing your dishes using a dishwasher, as opposed to hand washing, is better for the environment. A study conducted by researchers at the University of Bonn in Germany found that energy efficient dishwashers use only 50 percent of the energy and a small fraction of the water used when hand washing. They also use less soap. Dishwasher detergent tends to be harsher for the environment, but there are many environmentally friendly products on the market that work just as well as their less earth-friendly alternatives.

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