Farm Girl Inspirations: Finally: The secret to making homemade dishwasher detergent work! (Try this Tangerine Dream recipe and be amazed). My portable dishwasher doesn't do well with commercial detergents.
Rita's Dishwasher Detergent Borax washing soda kosher salt 1 packet lemon Kool-Aid (unsweetened) or 1 T LemiShine Mix until well combined. Store in airtight container. Use about per load. (Make a double or triple batch to fill your container)
homemade dishwasher teaspoon oxygen bleach (I bought a 5 lb bucket of SUN brand at the Dollar store) teaspoon Dawn dish soap cup white vinegar (poured into a bowl or cup on the top rack of the machine)