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Product review
Updated April 2021

Laundry detergents

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April 2021

Persil

Expert Mixed Colours and Blacks

Price
$16.79
Score
51
Average

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Test results

  • 45
    Everyday grime
  • 46
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 61
    Grass
  • 48
    Olive oil
  • 74
    Make-up
  • 57
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 74
    Baby food
  • 26
    Blood

Good points

  • OK at removing grass stains.
  • Good at removing make-up stains.
  • OK at removing chocolate ice cream stains.
  • Good at removing baby food stains.

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing everyday grime.
  • Just OK at removing collar and cuff stains.
  • Just OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Poor at removing blood stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $16.79

  • Cost per wash

    $0.47

  • Test machine

    Top

  • Type

    Liquid

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1800

  • Washes per pack

    36

Label claims

  • Has enzymes

    Yes

  • Has optical brighteners

    No

  • Low to no phosphate claim

    Yes

  • Safe for septic tanks claim

    No

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