Cloth Nappy Detergents (AU/NZ)

This is an excerpt of the AU/ NZ detergent index. The full index contains 167 different detergents and is available exclusively to Clean Cloth Nappies website subscribers with a current quarterly or annual subscription.

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b clean Baby

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes
  • Plant-based

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More Works well and removes stains without laundry booster.
≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 0.5 scoop
Main wash: 1.5-2 scoops

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.

b clean Soft

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes
  • Plant-based

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More Works well and removes stains without booster.
≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 0.5 scoop
Main wash: 1.5-2 scoops

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.

Biozet Attack 3D Clean Action Powder

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Works well in harder water. Great fragrance.

Scoop phased out ~2021. Measurements are given in tbsp (15ml).


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 2 tbsp/ 30ml / 0.5 scoop
Main wash: 4 tbsp / 60ml/ 1 scoop

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.


Scoop size: 60ml

Biozet Attack Plus Softener Powder

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Works well in harder water. Great fragrance.

Scoop phased out ~2021. Measurements are given in tbsp (15ml).


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 2 tbsp/ 30ml / 0.5 scoop
Main wash: 4 tbsp / 60ml/ 1 scoop

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.


Scoop size: 60ml

Omo Powder Front & Top

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Great detergent with enzymes. Excellent clean.


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 1/2 scoop
Main wash: 1.5-2 scoops

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.


Scoop size: 65ml

Omo Ultimate Liquid Front & Top

At a glance:

  • Liquid
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Great detergent. Similar to OMO Regular.


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 1/2 cap
Main wash: 1-1.5 caps

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.


Cap/ lid size: 70ml

Persil Liquid Front & Top

At a glance:

  • Liquid
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Good detergent with enzymes. Cleans really well, stronger scent than the powder.


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 1/2 cap
Main wash: 1 cap

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.

Persil Ultimate Powder Front & Top

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More

Great detergent, pleasant scent when dry, cleans really well. Virtually identical to regular Persil, therefore dose as per regular rather than package.


≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 1/2 scoop
Main wash: 1.5 scoops

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.

Radiant Front and Top Loader Powder

At a glance:

  • Powder
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Medium water
  • Hard water
More A good clean. Can become very sudsy in a front loader if inadequate load size. Choose the liquid if you have soft water.
≥40°C Warm or hot wash

Pre wash: 0.5 scoop
Main wash: 1-1.5 scoops

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.

Radiant Liquid

At a glance:

  • Liquid
  • Top rated
  • Enzymes

Recommended for:

  • Soft water
More Excellent clean in super-soft water. Used at amounts on bottle for heavy soiling, no excess suds. Smells pleasantly like apples.
60℃ Hot wash

This temperature may be difficult to achieve in a top loader.


Pre wash: 0.5 cap
Main wash: 1.5 caps

Amounts are based on a 7.5kg washing machine. If you have a larger machine increase by 25% for each kg over 7kg.