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Consumer Reports Puts Laundry Detergents To The Test

Consumer Reports Puts Laundry Detergents To The TestNews from CBS Local:
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Among laundry detergents, Tide is far and away the biggest-selling brand. Consumer Reports tested several types of Tide, along with more than 50 other detergents.
Each detergent is judged on how well it removes tough stains. Testers use swatches that are saturated with common stains such as blood, wine, dust sebum—commonly called ring around the collar—chocolate ice cream, and grass.
Among the detergents tested were Wisk, OxiClean, several Tides, and ones from Sam’s Club and Costco. And for [...] Continue Reading…

Best Laundry Detergent Ever

Best Laundry Detergent EverNews from abc27:

Among laundry detergents, Tide is far and away the biggest-selling brand. Consumer Reports tested several types of Tide, along with more than 50 other detergents.
Each detergent is judged on how well it removes tough stains. Testers use swatches that are saturated with common stains such as blood, wine, dust sebum—commonly called ring around the collar—chocolate ice cream, and grass.
Among the detergents tested were Wisk, OxiClean, several Tides, and ones from Sam’s Club and Costco. And for the first time, Consumer Reports tested three from [...] Continue Reading…

Save big on laundry detergent at CVS

Save big on laundry detergent at CVSNews from Port City Daily:
PortCityDaily.com is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.
This week you can score a fabulous deal on a large, 100 oz. container of laundry detergent at CVS!
Just the Basics Laundry Detergent, 100 oz., is on sale for $ 3.99 with your CVS Extracare card.
As a bonus after you pay, CVS will reward you with $ 1 in Extrabucks. This is the equivalent of $ 1 to spend inside of CVS as soon [...] Continue Reading…

GE rolls out new washer, larger laundry line

GE rolls out new washer, larger laundry lineNews from The Courier-Journal:GE rolls out new washer, larger laundry line
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Dryer catches fire at WL coin laundryNews from wlfi.com: A small fire broke out at a laundry facility in West Lafayette, Indiana, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. (WLFI Photo)
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Firefighters were called to Hudlow’s coin laundry on North Street near the intersection of Northwestern Avenue and Vine Street just before 8:40 Tuesday morning.
Firefighters said a dryer caught [...] Continue Reading…

Consumer Reports: Best laundry detergent ever

Consumer Reports: Best laundry detergent everNews from Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3:
MARK –
AMONG LAUNDRY DETERGENTS, TIDE IS FAR AND AWAY THE
BIGGEST-SELLING BRAND.
– ERIC –
MICHELLE –
WE’RE LIVE AT VINTAGE TONIGHT RAISING MONEY FOR SUSAN
G KOMEN.
AT HAPPY HOUR…
AND IF YOU’RE LIKE ME, YOU SOMETIMES FIND YOURSELF
WEARING YOUR FOOD…
SO YOU NEED A GOOD DETERGENT! AND WOULD YOU BELIEVE.
FINALLY TIDE DID NOT COME OUT ON TOP.
SOME OF THE BETTER ONES ARE EVEN CONSIDERED GENERICS!
When Consumer Reports’ Pat
Slaven tests laundry detergents, she
doesn’t let them off the hook
easily.
Each detergent is judged on
how well it removes tough stains.
SOT: [...] Continue Reading…

4 ways to get the cleanest clothes possible

4 ways to get the cleanest clothes possibleNews from ConsumerReports.org:

Even the best detergent can’t make up for bad laundry practices. Throw a red shirt in with your sheets and you’re now in the pink. Mix and match fabric types and you’ll end up with lint on your best blouse. Here are four rules to live by from the laundry pros at Consumer Reports plus some laundry pair picks from our washer and dryer tests.

Get sorted
Start by separating lights and darks, paying particular attention to red items, which are notorious [...] Continue Reading…

Consumer Reports: Best laundry detergent ever

Consumer Reports: Best laundry detergent everNews from 9NEWS.com:
Among laundry detergents, Tide is far and away the biggest-selling brand. Consumer Reports tested several types of Tide, along with more than 50 other detergents. 9NEWS at 5 p.m. 08/09/15.
Consumer Reports, news source 7:20 p.m. MDT August 9, 2015

MIAMI, FL – MARCH 13: Tide laundry detergent is seen on a store shelf on March 13, 2012 in Miami, Florida. It was recently reported that the theft and black market re-sale of Tide laundry detergent is presumably on the rise however even though [...] Continue Reading…

A New Use for Dryer Sheets Your Friends Will Thank You for Employing (Video)

A New Use for Dryer Sheets Your Friends Will Thank You for Employing (Video)News from Slate Magazine:
Dryer sheets are fantastic at helping clean laundry smell clean. But did you know they can also help dirty laundry smell clean(er)? This trick is helpful anytime you’re forced to live in close quarters with clothes that are especially dirty: camping trips, ski trips, relay road races, summer hotel stays, etc. Even better, you can throw dryer sheets into luggage, sleeping bags, and drawers to keep clothes smelling clean throughout your travel or [...] Continue Reading…

Defective laundry dryer sparks fire in Grand Island

Defective laundry dryer sparks fire in Grand IslandNews from Buffalo News:

A national TV crew is in Buffalo this week to film three businesses for an episode of a show spotlighting entrepreneurship.“Start Up,” w…
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Washing machines that save water and moneyNews from ConsumerReports.org:

Pam Heath has used her top-loading agitator washer for 20 years and says it still works fine but because of the drought, this Californian is thinking [...] Continue Reading…

Safe use of laundry detergent capsules

Safe use of laundry detergent capsulesNews from Times of Malta:
The Technical Regulations Division within the MCCAA brings to the attention of the public risks posed by laundry detergent capsules (or packets) which are present in growing numbers in households worldwide. These products might look attractive to children and can pose serious dangers if not handled and stored safely.
Laundry detergent liquid capsules/packets contain concentrated detergent for single use. The content, protected by a membrane, is released once it comes in contact with the moisture during washing.
Yet, laundry detergent liquid capsules/packets [...] Continue Reading…