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Surprising Uses For Everyday Products

2. Banana Peels

If you slice bananas into your oatmeal each morning, or reach for the fruit as a snack each afternoon, then chances are you have an overload of banana peels in your compost bin. But there is another handy use for those peels: polishing your silver. 

Put the peels into a blender to create a smooth paste that will be your polishing agent. Take a clean cloth, dab it into the paste, and then buff it into your silverware. It will come out gleaming.