Multi-purpose cleaners

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

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Dettol

Multi-Purpose Complete Clean Sparkling Orange

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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

      Hard non-porous surfaces such as benchtops, sinks, appliances and stove tops.

    • Surfaces not suitable for

      Use with care on painted, varnished and porous surfaces. Do not use on wood, fabric, acrylic plastics such as fridge and microwave interiors, marble, granite or aluminium surfaces. Not suitable for use on medical devices.

    Label claims (not tested)

    • Grey water safe

    • Ammonia free

    • Has fragrance

    • Septic tank safe

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