Soapnuts are 100% vegetable and is a eco-friendly laundry detergent. There are no chemicals in the detergent and is therefore suitable for allergies and skin problems. Soap nuts are being used for a very long time in the East as a detergent. The soap nuts are more durable for clothes and also cheaper than normal detergent. The nuts will wash thoroughly and has a neutral scent. For a nicer smell, add a few drops of ethereal oil.