Person washing clothes by hand in a bucket.
Product review
October 2020

Laundry stain removers

Which brands are best at tackling tough stains?

October 2020

Laundry powder

Laundry powder

Price
$n/a
Score
59

Test results

  • 63
    Everyday grime
  • 57
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 67
    Grass
  • 46
    Olive oil
  • 78
    Tomato
  • 57
    Make-up
  • 55
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 33
    Baby food
  • 31
    Motor oil
  • 66
    Blood

Good points

  • OK at removing everyday grime.
  • OK at removing collar and cuff stains.
  • OK at removing grass stains.
  • Good at removing tomato stains.
  • OK at removing make-up stains.
  • OK at removing chocolate ice cream stains.
  • OK at removing blood stains.

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Poor at removing baby food stains.
  • Poor at removing motor oil stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $n/a

  • Cost per 100ml/g

    $n/a

  • Price surveyed

    October 2020

  • Powder or liquid

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    n/a

Label claims

  • Active ingredients listed

    None

  • Chlorine bleach free claim

    No

  • Colour safe claim

    No

  • Antibacterial claim

    No

  • Septic safe claim

    No

  • Is packaging recyclable?

    Yes

  • Notes

    Not recommended for silks and woolens

More info

  • Biodegradable claim

    Yes