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Product review
Updated April 2021

Laundry detergents

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April 2021

Earthwise

Plant Powered Laundry Powder Orange and Eucalyptus

Price
$6.00
Score
62
OK

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Test results

  • 61
    Everyday grime
  • 55
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 85
    Grass
  • 53
    Olive oil
  • 63
    Make-up
  • 57
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 61
    Baby food
  • 48
    Blood

Good points

  • OK at removing everyday grime.
  • OK at removing collar and cuff stains.
  • Very good at removing grass stains.
  • OK at removing make-up stains.
  • OK at removing chocolate ice cream stains.
  • OK at removing baby food stains.

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Just OK at removing blood stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $6.00

  • Cost per wash

    $0.18

  • Test machine

    Front

  • Type

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1000

  • Washes per pack

    33

Label claims

  • Has enzymes

    No

  • Has optical brighteners

    No

  • Low to no phosphate claim

    Yes

  • Safe for septic tanks claim

    Yes

More info

    Member reviews

    1 Member review

    Earthwise Laundry Powder

    Pros

    I've been using this for many years and had no problems and have found no reason to change, however I do treat blood and olive oil stains before putting in the wash. We were on a septic tank and ran the waste water from the machine onto a garden border without any damage to the plants, (the ferns loved it) Before that I used Dynamo and found Earthwise no better, no worse.

    Cons

    No

    Recommend it?

    Yes, I recommend this product.

    Christine B.

    Used 6 months or more