Sprinkle Away Smells

Instead of using room fresheners or anti-smell powders and sprays in your rubbish bin to cut down on nasty odours, simply sprinkle a handful of salt inside.  The salt acts by neutralizing unwanted smells.

– 1001 Little Ways to Save Our Planet by Esme Floyd


I was never a fan of car fresheners nor home sprays that reek of strong chemical perfumes.  This suggestion works well for me and my home.  Eliminate (or, in this case, neutralize) the source and not just mask the smell.