Spring and summer are all about citrus fruits. If you’re like everyone else, you’ve probably brought several bags of oranges in the past few weeks and have been enjoying all your favorite orange-flavored foods and drinks.
What do you do with your orange peels? Do you just throw them away? There are a lot of orange peel uses you can try at home.
Make the most out of your oranges. Check out these uses and benefits of orange peel and you’ll be surprised with just how many things you can do with it.
1. Use as Natural Sponge for Pots, Pans, Sinks, and Counters
One of the many chores that could take out a lot of time from your day is cleaning pots and pans. This chore could be especially difficult when you’re trying to get rid of dried stains and hardened grease.
Orange peel is here to rescue your day!
Use your newly discarded orange peels as natural sponges. They are perfect for cleaning pots, pans, sinks, and counters! The essential oils found in the rinds help soften stains and degrease surfaces. Apart from using them for pots and pans, you can also use the orange peels on sinks and counters.