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Product review
October 2020

Laundry stain removers

Which brands are best at tackling tough stains?

October 2020

Eco Planet

Laundry Soaker Gardenia & Aloe Vera

Price
$7.35
Score
65

Test results

  • 66
    Everyday grime
  • 64
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 73
    Grass
  • 56
    Olive oil
  • 79
    Tomato
  • 62
    Make-up
  • 67
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 93
    Baby food
  • 45
    Motor oil
  • 31
    Blood

Good points

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

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing motor oil stains.
  • Poor at removing blood stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $7.35

  • Cost per 100ml/g

    $0.73

  • Price surveyed

    October 2020

  • Powder or liquid

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1000g

Label claims

  • Active ingredients listed

    None

  • Chlorine bleach free claim

    No

  • Colour safe claim

    No

  • Antibacterial claim

    No

  • Septic safe claim

    Yes

  • Is packaging recyclable?

    Yes, bottle and label

  • Notes

    Wools, silk, leather, chiffon, satin, embroided garments, rayon or non-colourfast fabrics

More info

  • Biodegradable claim

    Yes