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Disclaimer: I received this product for free for the purpose of review. I was not compensated in any other way. All opinions are my own.

There is a growing recognition of a need to cut down on the amount of trash we produce and chemicals we use. People are starting to work towards using more eco-friendly products. One of the rooms where the most waste is produced is the kitchen, and one of the most commonly used and wasted products is the paper towel. These rectangular pieces of paper are used for everything from wiping up spills to drying hands to cleaning the windows, then they are crumpled up and thrown away. Being a wife and mom is a 24/7 job, especially when it comes to cleaning. I go through paper towels like its candy, which creates unnecessary waste. But there is an alternative! An eco-friendly reusable cleaning cloth called the Skoy Cloth.

Skoy is an eco-friendly household cleaning cloth that outlasts 15 ROLLS of paper towels. 100% biodegradable, natural and re-usable, the Skoy cloths are made from a natural cotton and wood-based cellulose pulp, and are chlorine free. They have an absorption factor of 15x its own weight, which makes it far superior than any other cloth on the market.They're also durable enough to be washer and dryer safe, which means it can be used over and over again. Created by two stay-at-home moms, this European-made product is non-toxic and utilizes original artwork designs to add fun as well as function to the kitchen or bathroom.

When you first wet it, it feels like you are holding a thick pile of paper towels with the absorbency of a sponge in your hand. Simply squeeze out the excess water (which is recommended for optimal absorption) and get to work. I have used mine to wipe up spills, wipe down counters, clean glass-topped table, mirrors, dishes, pots and pans and so much more! I have found them to be extremely durable, and I have used them along with my regular cleaning products, keeping in mind that chlorine use is NOT recommended. Paper towel easily rips apart on me when it’s wet and doesn’t hold up well for cleaning counters sometimes. Skoy Cloths work just as well as any sponge, cleaning rag or paper towel I have used, with the added bonus of being bright, colorful and eco-friendly.

There’s absolutely no smell to the Skoy Cloth, which is what I encounter with my sponges often. If you do encounter a smell, just microwave it (while it’s wet) for approximately 1-2 minutes to keep it healthy and germ-free! I use dish cloths and sponges daily, but get frustrated by that dingy smell they can acquire after being wet. I don’t even want to think of the bacteria that breeds on there! The Skoy Cloth is also great for wiping down dust around the house and for cleaning the bathroom! Afterwards, I would just rinse out the cloth, squeezed out as much excess water as I could and hang it to dry.

Skoy Cloths, while absorbent, reusable, and a great replacement for paper towels, may not be all you need to get rid of residues. For the toughest of cleaning, Skoy has produced the Skoy Scrub, a reusable and long lasting scouring pad that is safe on most surfaces and incredibly easy to clean. Also safe for the top rack of the dishwasher. The Skoy Scrubs come in bright colors, and their rough surfaces prove efficient and durable, as well as being biodegradable and beneficial for your cleaning needs and for the environment. The Skoy Scrubs do not take the place of a dishcloth; these don't "wipe", they only "scrub." 

Overall, I’m very impressed with both Skoy products and how light, durable, sanitary, and natural it is. Paper towels can be overused easily, but the Skoy cloth is a much more practical and money saving option. They're wonderful to have on hand. So please, do your part! By just eliminating the use of paper towels in your home, you'll save a ton of money, and you're being kind to the environment!

Skoy Cloths and Scrubs can be purchased at a variety of stores and online on Amazon and Skoy Online.