Dishwasher detergents
Product review
Updated November 2020

Dishwasher detergents

Tablet or powder? See which type tops our test.

October 2020

Finish

Powerball Quantum Ultimate Powerful Clean & Shine Lemon Sparkle

Price
$25.00
Score
75

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Test results

  • 86
    Egg yolk
  • 78
    Rice starch
  • 92
    Baked-on cheese
  • 52
    Red wine
  • 57
    Coffee
  • 85
    Minced meat

Good points

  • Very good at removing egg-yolk stains.
  • Good at removing rice stains.
  • Excellent at removing baked-on cheese stains.
  • OK at removing coffee stains.
  • Very good at removing minced-meat stains.
  • Dissolvable wrapper.

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing red wine stains.

Model

  • Avg price

    $25.00

  • Type

    Capsule

  • Cost per load

    69c

  • Washes per pack

    36

  • Pack size

    36

  • Dissolvable wrapper

    Yes

Specifications

  • pH

    10.4

  • Origin

    Poland

  • Contain rinse aid

    No

  • Phosphate free

    Yes

  • Fragrance

    Lemon

More info

  • Notes

    -