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We test over 40 dishwashing detergents in the CHOICE labs, including tablets, powders and gels from Finish, Morning Fresh, Aldi and more.
Even the worst dishwasher performs better with a good dishwasher detergent. But a cheap price doesn't always mean a bad quality detergent, nor does a high price mean you're buying the best.
We review dishwasher detergents of all types, including tablets, powders and gels, to determine which products:
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Our test report compares products across these 26 criteria.
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Calculated on the price we purchased at. This will vary based on the size of the pack you purchase and specials on the day.
Calculated on the recommended dose for a normal wash.
At the moment there are three versions of dishwasher detergent: tablet form, powder and gel.
This is the average price we found for the pack size listed, but the price you pay depends on the retailer and the specials available on the day.
We recommend dishwasher detergents based on an overall score of at least 70%.
Tested at 1% soln. @ 20 Deg. C.
Are you using the best detergent for your dishwasher?
We test more than 60 dishwashers in our labs, including models from Bosch, Fisher & Paykel, Miele and more.
Are you loading your dishwasher correctly?