Laundry stain removers

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Vanish Napisan

Oxi Action Gold Pro Colour Safe

recommended

68

Avg price

$13.00

Member Reviews

    Test results

    • 72
      Everyday grime
    • 63
      Collar & cuff grime
    • 75
      Grass
    • 63
      Olive oil
    • 82
      Tomato
    • 60
      Make-up
    • 72
      Chocolate ice cream
    • 96
      Baby food
    • 46
      Motor oil
    • 32
      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.
    • Very good at removing tomato stains.
    • OK at removing make-up stains.
    • Good 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

      $13.00

    • Cost per 100ml/g

      $1.44

    • Price surveyed

      October 2020

    • Powder or liquid

      Powder

    • Pack size (g/ml)

      900g

    Label claims

    • Active ingredients listed

      Sodium Percarbonate

    • Chlorine bleach free claim

      Yes

    • 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