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How To Clean Your Cooking Gear with Wood Ashes The Right Way
If you are camping or bugging out and you have no soap to clean your cooking gear, do not fret , you can use the ashes from your camp fire to do the “dirt” work for you. This method has been used for thousands of years and its a skill many of us do not know or forgot.
As long as you follow the simple rules of make sure the water you use is not contaminated and the ashes contain no plastics etc you are all set. You have to read the full, detailed article that goes deeper than I ever could to fully understand why this method works as well or if not better than soap.