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Product review
Updated April 2021

Laundry detergents

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April 2021

Fab

Lavender

Price
$4.50
Score
63
Average

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Test results

  • 68
    Everyday grime
  • 54
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 76
    Grass
  • 54
    Olive oil
  • 58
    Make-up
  • 48
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 36
    Baby food
  • 81
    Blood

Good points

  • Good at removing grass stains.
  • OK at removing make-up stains.
  • Very good at removing blood stains.

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing everyday grime.
  • Just OK at removing collar and cuff stains.
  • Just OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Just OK at removing chocolate ice cream stains.
  • Poor at removing baby food stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $4.50

  • Cost per wash

    $0.25

  • Test machine

    Front

  • Type

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1000

  • Washes per pack

    18

Label claims

  • Has enzymes

    Yes

  • Has optical brighteners

    Not stated

  • Low to no phosphate claim

    Yes

  • Safe for septic tanks claim

    Not stated

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