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Product review
Updated April 2021

Laundry detergents

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April 2021

Ecostore

Extra Clean

Price
$7.00
Score
73
Good
Recommended

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Test results

  • 80
    Everyday grime
  • 55
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 91
    Grass
  • 57
    Olive oil
  • 72
    Make-up
  • 66
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 78
    Baby food
  • 68
    Blood

Good points

  • OK at removing everyday grime.
  • OK at removing collar and cuff stains.
  • Excellent at removing grass stains.
  • OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Good at removing make-up stains.
  • OK at removing chocolate ice cream stains.
  • Good at removing baby food stains.
  • OK at removing blood stains.

Bad points

No obvious bad points.

Product

  • Avg price

    $7.00

  • Cost per wash

    $0.11

  • Test machine

    Front

  • Type

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1000

  • Washes per pack

    64

Label claims

  • Has enzymes

    Yes

  • Has optical brighteners

    No

  • Low to no phosphate claim

    Yes

  • Safe for septic tanks claim

    Yes

More info

    Member reviews

    4 Member reviews

    Great washing powder!

    Pros

    I like that it's eco friendly and also gets clothes clean and fresh.

    Cons

    The only downside is the liquid seems to be harsh on skin, while the powder seems better.

    Recommend it?

    Yes, I recommend this product.

    Stephanie H.

    Used 6 months or more

    EcoStore

    Pros

    Family members with skin conditions have no problems with this powder
    A little goes a long way (I have a front loader)
    Always buy when it is on special
    Good for the environment
    Always wash at 40 degrees (you never wash dishes in cold water!)

    Cons

    No cons however if I do get something that needs a boost to clean, a swipe with good old sunlight soap does the trick

    Recommend it?

    Yes, I recommend this product.

    Linda G.

    Used 6 months or more

    Ecostore Laundry Powder

    Pros

    +++ We use this to replace Persil Sensitive powder/liquid in a top loader and got lowerprice per wash and similar cleaning power.
    ++ No scent that I have noticed.
    ++ No skin or respiratory reactions.

    Cons

    -- Room for improvement in cleaning power but I'm happy to trade this off against the other benefits.
    - I prefer the liquid despite powder being cheaper.

    Recommend it?

    Yes, I recommend this product.

    Mark H.

    Used 6 months or more

    Works really well for front loaders

    Pros

    I find it works really well. If there is an extra heavily stained item I use Shout stain remover and this powder. The combo has dealt to every stain our family has thrown at it.

    Cons

    Cost - but it lasts a long time and I tend to buy two when it comes on special.

    Recommend it?

    Yes, I recommend this product.

    Jill H.

    Used 6 months or more

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