The Ultimate Green Baby Care and Cleaning Quiz
by Staff
You definitely want the best for your baby. You probably wouldn't think of cleaning your little one's toys, pacifiers or equipment with harsh commercial cleaning products. Take our quiz for tips on keeping baby's things clean and safe.

Which common baking ingredient is a safe, non-toxic cleaner for your baby's things?

  • baking soda
  • cocoa
  • sugar

What's a green way to clean your baby's stuffed animals?

  • Sprinkle with laundry detergent.
  • Sprinkle with flour.
  • Sprinkle with baking soda.

How can you clean several stuffed animals at once?

  • Put a bunch in a plastic bag with baking soda.
  • Put a bunch in a cotton bag with baking soda.
  • Put a bunch in a mesh bag with baking soda.

Baking soda will eliminate odors in your baby's diaper:

  • pail
  • bag
  • both of the above

What's the best way to clean up baby's accidents on the nursery rug?

  • Soak it up with a sponge.
  • Use a vacuum cleaner.
  • Use a shovel.

Where's the best place to soak your baby's combs and brushes?

  • in the diaper pail
  • in the bathroom sink
  • in the dog's food dish

What's the greenest way to clean baby bottles?

  • Fill them with warm water and baking soda.
  • Fill them with warm water and club soda.
  • Fill them with warm water and tea.

How much baking soda should you use per one quart water to clean your baby's bottle nipples?

  • two tablespoons
  • four tablespoons
  • six tablespoons

Which of the following is a good laundry detergent choice for your baby's clothes?

  • all-natural laundry detergent for babies
  • baking soda
  • both of the above

What should you do with any clothing -- new or used -- before you dress your baby in them?

  • Wash them.
  • Iron them.
  • Boil them.