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Product review
October 2020

Laundry stain removers

Which brands are best at tackling tough stains?

October 2020

Vanish Napisan

Oxi Action Amazing Stain Removal + Gentle

Price
$9.00
Score
66

Test results

  • 70
    Everyday grime
  • 63
    Collar & cuff grime
  • 75
    Grass
  • 54
    Olive oil
  • 83
    Tomato
  • 62
    Make-up
  • 66
    Chocolate ice cream
  • 85
    Baby food
  • 42
    Motor oil
  • 24
    Blood

Good points

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

Bad points

  • Just OK at removing olive oil stains.
  • Poor at removing motor oil stains.
  • Extremely poor at removing blood stains.

Product

  • Avg price

    $9.00

  • Cost per 100ml/g

    $0.9

  • Price surveyed

    October 2020

  • Powder or liquid

    Powder

  • Pack size (g/ml)

    1000g

Label claims

  • Active ingredients listed

    Sodium Percarbonate

  • Chlorine bleach free claim

    No

  • Colour safe claim

    Yes

  • Antibacterial claim

    No

  • Septic safe claim

    No

  • Is packaging recyclable?

    Yes

  • Notes

    Wool, silk, leather, chiffon, satin, embroidered garments or on any fabric that may use non-colourfast dyes

More info

  • Biodegradable claim

    No