Results from the latest lab test of washing detergents show that it’s much cheaper to do your laundry using washing powder than liquitabs or tablets – as well as revealing the latest Best Buy detergents.
Which? found that using Best Buy Ariel Biological Powder, for example, worked out at 21p a load – 5p cheaper than liquitabs from the same brand, 3p cheaper a load than Ariel tablets and 1p cheaper a load than Ariel liquid.
Find out which other washing detergents were named Which? Best Buys in our , and reviews.
Washing detergents reviewed
Lizzy Ruffles, Which? washing powders expert, said: ‘If you’re really keen to save money on your laundry it’s well worth reading our report. The best value Best Buy is just 8p per wash – which is 10p less than the next cheapest Best Buy’.
Find out how your usual laundry brand fared in our , and reviews.
Which? research also found that 62% of Which? members use non-bio detergent, but biological powders were better at removing stains.
Plus, if you’re in the market for a new washing appliance, take a look at our reviews of 200 washing machines and 61 washer dryers before you make your choice – and consult our to find out where the best deals are online and on the high street.
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