Natural Home Care Toilet Bowl Cleanser by JR Watkins
JR Watkins - Natural Home Care Toilet Bowl Cleanser Lemon Scent - 24 oz. (710 mL)
J.R. Watkins Natural Lemon Toilet Bowl Cleanser works against even the toughest hard water stains on your toilet, sinks, tub and tile! With no harsh chemicals, this cedar-based formula is one of the least acidic or caustic cleaners on the market.
- No harsh chemicals or fumes
- Safe for septic systems
- Decalcifies toilets
- Made from replenishable and sustainable ingredients
Frequently Asked Questions – J.R. Watkins Natural Home Care Line
Why did Watkins develop this new line of natural cleaners?
- Natural/organic consumers are the fastest growing market today.
- It is the right thing to do for you, the customers. The U.S. Center for Health and Statistics reports that one in three people suffer from allergies, asthma or bronchitis. That means, 33% of our population suffers from respiratory problems. Using conventional cleaning products can cause additional respiratory irritation.
- By offering natural home care products, they are making a difference in your life and the air quality in your home.
Are these products Green Seal Certified?
They are currently looking into Green Seal certification and continue to research a variety of certifications that would compliment this line.
Where can I find additional information on natural cleaners?
If you are interested in learning more about natural cleaning they recommend the following books:
- Green Clean — The Environmentally Sound Guide To Cleaning your Home by Linda Mason Hunter and Mikki Halpin
- Green This! — Volume One Greening Your Cleaning by Deirdre Imus
There are also several good websites that detail additional statistics and information.
Do these products contain natural or synthetic fragrance?
J.R. Watkins Natural Home Care cleaners are fragranced with:
- Lavender — Natural lavender and rosemary oils as well as natural fragrance
- Lemon — Natural lemon and a very small amount of synthetic fragrance.
- Aloe & Green Tea — A very small amount of synthetic fragrance.
Does JR Watkins Naturals brand packaging contain BPA?
JR Watkins makes every effort to ensure their products are safe and environmentally friendly. All of their packaging is comprised of BPA free plastics and they do not source packaging that may contain BPA.
Trends in America today show the consumer's demand for natural and organic products is on the rise. Spice consumption in North America has increased by 50 percent in the past decade. They are not only using spices more frequently and in greater volume, but in a much wider variety; approximately 28 spices are used in the average home.
Often a consumer may question what exactly is organic? Organic products signify the way a specific item is grown and processed. Organically grown products are farmed using only natural processing methods, free from pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers. Products labeled organic must pass a certification process, with national standards set forth by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Watkins 100% organic spices are sourced from the world's herb and spice crop, each selected from the best growing region. They select their spices for taste, color, and appearance; then more thorough tests are made to further determine the quality. All of these crucial steps are taken to bring the best quality organic product to consumers.
About J.R. Watkins
Nestled in the Mississippi River Bluff town of Winona, MN., Watkins has been America's pioneer in natural living since 1868. As America's original natural apothecary manufacturer, Watkins uses only the finest natural ingredients in its diverse lines of personal care, home care, remedies, and organic flavorings.
Committed to being America's most trusted natural products company, Watkins adheres strictly to the same quality standards set forth by its founder J.R. Watkins. J.R. Watkins Natural Apothecary line of personal care contains only natural, environmentally friendly ingredients from renewable resources, avoiding chemicals like parabens, sulfates, phthalates and more and, is one of very few lines to be certified by the Natural Products Association.
Natural cleaners have also been a large part of its diverse product mix as far back as 1917, when the company first introduced Natural Vegetable Oil Soap made with pure vegetable oils and no animal bi-products, fillers or colors. Almost a century ago its advertisements boasted "Just pure soap, that's all"... and "Pure enough to eat!" As globally-minded as its customers, Watkins now aims to make household chores a little easier with its newest line of J.R. Watkins Natural Home Care cleaning products. Made with refreshing lemon and lavender oils and highly effective plant derived surfactants, Watkins diverse line of cleaners are safe and effective for your home and your family.
Responsible manufacturing processes are as important as its commitment to providing natural, consumable items for everyday life. By utilizing gravity-fed filling, biodegradable packing materials, as well as recycling programs and much more, Watkins is devoted to leaving the smallest environmental footprint possible.
Since moving from Plainview, Minnesota to Winona in 1885, Watkins has consistently been one of the largest employers in Southeastern, Minnesota. It has remained a leader and responsible contributor to not only its local community in Minnesota, but also to the world at large and continues to support educational, cultural and humanitarian efforts, including the United Way, Pacers, Kidstock, and many other not-profit organizations dedicated to making the world a better place.
Squirt cleanser under toilet rim and agitate with a bowl brush before flushing. Test questionable surfaces in an inconspicuous area prior to use.
Keep all household cleaners out of reach of children and pets.
Purified Water, Natural Cedar Oil, Xanthan Gum and Plant-Derived Sufactant.
About JR Watkins
From a bluff high above the Mississippi River in Winona, Minnesota to the homes and hands of our grateful, hard–working, globally–minded customers comes the purity of Watkins. It´s wholesome, it´s refreshing and it´s never "doctored up" like some big city factory products. Watkins has been good and natural through and through since 1868.