We all know that green tea is good for us to drink but there are other uses for the left over tea leaves and dried leaves. Here are some of them, if you know of others let us know in the comments.

Sprinkle dried crushed leaves over your carpet and let sit for about 15 minutes and then vacuum. It will leave your carpet smelling fresh.

Soaking a cloth in green tea and using as a compress over cuts and minor burns will help sooth and has antibacterial qualities

Keep a bowl of dried green tea leaves in a container in the refrigerator to get rid of unwanted odors.

Water your plant with green tea. Do not use the leaves because they will attract unwanted insects. It can be a natural fertilizer.

Sprinkle some dried leaves in the cat littler box for extra freshness.

You can also make sachets with the leaves and use for potpourri.