Best Refillable Cleaners 2022


If you’re looking to reduce your plastic waste, there’s an easy place you can start right away: your cleaning supplies.

While cleaning chores are a necessary evil to keep your home spotless, the waste they produce doesn’t have to be.

Invest in the right refillable products and you’ll soon be saving tons of waste from landfills, making the planet a much cleaner place too.

Just a few years ago, you’d be really hard pressed to find consumables with only a handful of companies offering the eco-friendly alternative.

But as plastic waste is front and center and we all look for ways to turn the tide of litter clogging the planet, more and more companies are bringing refillable cleaning products to market, echoing the switch to consumables in other areas such as beauty, makeup and food.

From formulas that will make your windows and glass shine, to designer multi-surface cleaners from leading fragrance brands, we’ve made it our mission to bring together the best cleaning products you can refill.

See our favorites below

Bower Sparkling Clean Home Bundle


Give your housekeeping kit a total overhaul with the help of specialist brand Bower Collective. The pack saves you more than buying each product individually and there’s plenty to clean your house from top to bottom: hand soap, washing-up liquid, toilet cleaner and a multi-purpose spray scented with notes of fresh grapefruit .

All formulas, made from 100% naturally derived ingredients, are packaged in a refillable dispenser and this set includes dispensers and spray bottles to keep forever.

A portion of this purchase will go to the Marine Conservation Society to help protect endangered seagrasses, so you’re helping the planet in more than just reducing your plastic littering habit.

Spruce Starter Kit Duo


Start your journey with Spruce and you’ll never go back to standard cleaning products again. This starter kit is ideal for beginners, with two aluminum spray bottles included as well as sachets of non-toxic all-purpose cleaner and bathroom cleaner.

Just add water and you can start cleaning away grime and grime. Both will leave only a sweet scent of geranium or eucalyptus. Vegan and cruelty-free, sign up for a sachet subscription and say hello to a new era of clean cleaning.

Smol Starter Pack


Home cleaning just got a whole lot greener thanks to Smol, a company that believes eco-cleaning shouldn’t leave you out.

The starter pack is a great buy for anyone curious to try it, containing (deep breath): 9 x organic laundry capsules, 9 x non-organic laundry capsules, 9 x dishwasher tablets, 1 x fabric softener, 3 x surface sprayers. , 1 x Mixed Surface Spray Refill – not bad for £25.

Smol also offers free trials on some cleaning products; all it asks is that you pay one pound for postage.

Wilton London Eco Eucalyptus Multi-Surface Cleaner 725ml

Wilton London

With the invigorating and refreshing scent of eucalyptus, you might find yourself reaching for that refillable bottle of multi-surface cleaner even when your surfaces are shiny. The scent is just a bonus though; cleaning is where this eco-friendly formula really shines.

Chemicals with names few can pronounce at first glance have been replaced with naturally occurring counterparts and the included essential oils not only impart a wonderful scent but are also full of germ-fighting properties. A resounding victory in the fight against grime.

Eco Family Co. Eco Friendly Household Cleaning Tablets

Eco Family Co.

The kitchen is probably the only room in the house where you need to bring the big cleaning guns. With stubborn grease, spills and stains, it takes a tough action formula to get it back to like new. This box of mixed tablets from Eco Family Co. contains 10 formulas to see in every room of the house, kitchens included.

The concentrated tablets arrive in a flat box suitable for letterboxes and only need 500ml of water added to get them ready to do their job. The non-toxic blends are good for the home as well as the planet, and past buyers loved the clean scents: “After a week of use they do a great job of cleaning and the most important thing is that at the end, you are left with a beautiful fragrance filling your home.

“I highly recommend this product, not only because you will help the environment, but you will also save money, while keeping your home perfectly clean and fresh.”

Includes mixtures for 3 x multi-purpose, 2 x bathroom cleaners, 2 x floor cleaners, 2 x kitchen cleaners, 1 x window cleaner and 1 x glass cleaner.

Method Antibacterial Spray Refill, All Purpose Cleaner, Peach Blossom, 2L


Already a fan of the Method eco-cleaning brand? Welcome to the club.

The company has amassed a loyal following for its mess-free, vegan formulas with lovely scents packaged in reusable bottles made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic. Funnel this formula into your existing spray bottle, or simply attach a spray trigger to the top and use straight from the refill – although admittedly this could be quite bulky to carry around.

In addition to the all-purpose cleaner, there are refills available in a host of categories, from hard floors to glass and more.

Ecover Dishwashing Liquid – Lemon & Aloe 5Ltr


Ecover is one of the leaders in the eco-cleaning game. Among its offerings are 5-litre bulk containers of refills for everything from dishwashing liquid to floor cleaner and fabric softener, allowing you to refill your spray bottles and dispensers when you start to run low.

This nourishing lemon and aloe vera scented dishwashing liquid will get your dishes and glasses squeaky clean. A little goes a long way, even on stubborn grease, so the 5L tank will last you a while.

Diptyque La Droguerie multi-surface cleaner 500ml


Best known for its collection of cult fragrances, Diptyque’s move into home cleaning may come as a surprise, but it’s also welcome. The packaging of this multi-surface cleaner spray bottle is as pretty as its scents, so you’ll have no trouble keeping it casually on display instead of tucked away in a utilitarian closet. If a cleaning product shelf isn’t a thing yet, it’s about to be.

Once the formula has run out, pick up a refill pouch, £22, to keep it going.

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