fabric softener – 50 loads

softer than a basket of kittens

now in a fresh new design and an extended line of fragrances, method fabric softener with plant-based smartsoft technology® leaves clothes cozy, cuddly and smelling lovely. with just a few tiny squirts, this ultra-concentrated formula uses naturally derived softening oils to infuse every load with softness + sublime scent, without leaving waxy residue on your fabrics. if only everything could be such a cinch.


it’s a bummer when you want something, but can’t have it. like this product, which is no longer available. sorry.

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fresh air

you've heard that saying before, when something refreshing just breezed in, and everything's a little bit better because of it? well, this scent is just like that – a breath of fresh air. the kind you smell. pretty much named itself.

lavender lilac

when we thought of things that could make our running barefoot through fields of lavender fantasy’ better, we kept mentally finding ourselves in nantucket. which led us to lilac. the effect was a floral summer dream—precisely what was intended for this fragrance.

ingredientwhat it doesenvironmental + health summarylearn more
water (aqua)diluent + solventdeionized for purity; extracted from abundant source
ethanolsolventbiodegrades readily; fermented from plant sugars such as corn or sugar beets; not irritating to skin
PPG-2 methyl ethersolventbiodegrades readily; made from synthetic materials; not irritating to skin
glycerinsolventbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sources; not irritating to skin
coco methyl ester ethoxylateemulsifierbiodegrades readily; derived from coconut oil; not irritating to skin
citric acidoptimizes pH levelsbiodegrades readily; derived from plant sugars such as corn
fragrance (parfum)fragranceblended composition is partly essential oils + partly synthetic ingredientsfree of phthalates, NPEs + other dirty ingredients; non-toxic in use, free of carcinogens + tested for skin irritation + allergies
canola-amidoethyl hydroxyethylammonium methyl sulfate, propylene glycolsoftening + anti-static agentbiodegrades readily; derived from canola oil; not irritating to skin
dicocoylethyl hydroxyethylmonium methosulfate, propylene glycolsoftening + anti-static agentbiodegrades readily; derived from plant based + synthetic materials; not irritating to skin
updated 09/20/14

all of method’s ingredients are comprehensively assessed by a leading research firm to ensure their safety for people and the environment. you can find a list of all our ingredients here. please contact us if you’d like more details on an ingredient, or visit MBDC to read more about the assessment process.