Toilet paper

When nature calls, which loo roll should you reach for?

Rolls of toilet paper on blue background.

Savers

Printed toilet tissue (18 rolls)

recommended

75

Cost per pack

$5.20

Member Reviews

  • Avg price per 100 sheets

    $0.16

Test results

  • 82
    Disintegration
  • 49
    Puncture resistance
  • 89
    Ease of separation
  • 90
    Environmental features
  • 60
    Softness

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How we test

Our assessment includes:

  • Disintegration time (30%)
  • Puncture resistance (30%)
  • Environmental impact (25%)
  • Separation ease (15%)

We also consider softness, but this doesn’t count towards the overall score.

Find out more about how we test toilet paper.

Specifications

  • Cost per pack

    $5.20

  • Avg price per 100 sheets

    $0.16

  • Ply

    2

  • Price surveyed

    April 2020

  • Pack size

    18

  • Number of sheets per roll

    180

  • Size of sheets (cm)

    9.5 x 10

  • Origin

    Not stated

Environmental impact

  • PEFC Certified

    No

  • FSC Certified

    No

  • Made from recycled paper

    Yes

  • Bleaching claims

    Unbleached

  • Packaging

    Not stated

  • Other enviromental claims

    Enviro Mark Gold.

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  • Notes

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