8 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Learn how to use hydrogen peroxide to help clean your house, your food and more!

8 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

By Toni Gasparis

You can use this household staple to help clean your house, food and more. Learn how to put that bottle of hydrogen peroxide you have lying around to work!


Household disinfectant

Sponges and cutting boards are items that breed bad bacteria and need to sanitized regularly. Soaking them in hydrogen peroxide will help do the trick. Just remember to wash them after soaking so there’s no lingering peroxide residue.

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