Top 5 Automatic Dishwasher Detergent

November 14th, 2008 BY jennl | 11 Comments

1. Citra Solv Citra Dish Automatic
Dishwasher Detergent Valencia Orange

Citra
Dish Automatic Dishwasher Detergent Powder Valencia Orange
by Citra
Solv is chlorine bleach-free, safe for septic systems, does not
contain any synthetic perfumes and dyes, and does not contain any
phosphates, EDTA or NTA.

2. Seventh Generation Automatic
Dishwasher Gel Lemon

Automatic
Dishwasher Gel Lemon
by Seventh Generation is chlorine free and
phosphate free in order to help prevent algae blooms. This automatic
dishwasher detergent is non-toxic, does not contain any dyes, does
not contain NTA or EDTA, is not tested on animals, kosher certified,
and is safe for septic and greywater systems.

3. Seventh Generation Automatic
Dishwasher Powder Free & Clear

Just
like Seventh Generation’s gel version of automatic dishwasher
detergent their powder version is non-toxic, does not contain any
dyes, does not contain NTA or EDTA, is not tested on animals, kosher
certified, and is safe for septic and greywater systems. Their “Free
& Clear” detergent does not contain any added fragrances.

4. Sun & Earth Automatic
Dishwasher Tabs

While
Sun & Earth’s Automatic Dishwasher Tabs is good on grease and
baked-on foods it is also safe on baby bottles, and to be used around
children. Their Automatic Dishwasher Tabs are 100% biodegradable and safe for septic systems, and
are used the same way as any other brand of automatic dishwasher
tabs.

5. Ecover Ecological Dishwasher
Tablets

Ecological
Dishwasher Tablets
by popular brand name Ecover contain no
phosphates, no chlorine, and no chemical residues, GMO enzyme free,
safe for septic tanks, is not tested on animals at all, safe for all
marine and river life, and does not contain any artificial
fragrances. All of the ingredients in Ecover’s Ecological Dishwasher Tablets are plant based. In fact the box that their dishwasher tablets come in is made of 95% recycled cardboard.

Complete ingredients list for Ecover’s Ecological Dishwasher Tablets:

  • Sodium Citrate
  • Sodium Percarbonate
  • Sodium Carbonate
  • Disodium Disilicate
  • Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Sodium Poly Asparaginate
  • Tetra Acetyl Ethylene Diamine (TAED)
  • Water
  • Iso-octyl Glucoside
  • D-glucitol
  • Rapeseed Oil
  • Perfume
  • Glycerol
  • Amylase
  • Subtilisin
  • Limonene
  • Sodium Gluconate