Multi-purpose cleaners

Find out which multi-purpose cleaner is best with our lab-based test results.

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Dettol

Antibacterial Surface Cleanser Lime & Mint

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Average price

$4.49

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    How we test

    Overall score includes:

    Greasy soil removal (100%)

    White tiles are covered in a greasy soil and, following the manufacturer’s instructions on applying the cleaner, we used a mechanical arm to clean the tile. The tile’s cleanliness is then checked with a spectrophotometer. The test is repeated 8 times and the results are averaged.

    Where instructions stated, we applied the cleaner to the tile and left it for the designated time before scrubbing the tile clean. Not all cleaners had application directions. In those cases, we applied the cleaner to a damp sponge before placing the sponge on the tile and scrubbing the tile clean.

    Model

    • Average price

      $4.49

    • Price surveyed

      May 2019

    Product

    • Cost per application (5 sprays)

      6c

    Specifications

    • Pack size

      500ml

    • Surfaces suitable for

      Kitchen benchtops, chopping boards, fridges, bins, kitchen sinks, high chairs, changing mats, potties, children's toys, toilet seats, baths, taps, wash basins etc.

    • Surfaces not suitable for

      Not recommended for windows, mirrors, fabrics, painted or varnished surfaces. Avoid contact with plastic baby bottles, not intended to be used on medical devices

    Label claims (not tested)

    • Grey water safe

    • Ammonia free

    • Has fragrance

    • Septic tank safe

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