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Bestseller No. 1

Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Pods, Actionpacs Dishwasher Detergent with Dishwasher Cleaner Action, Fresh Scent, 62 Count

9.8 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Cascade Platinum ActionPacs dishwasher detergent has 50% more cleaning power* and even works in the quick wash cycle (*%cleaning ingredients vs Cascade Complete ActionPacs)
  • Dissolves fast and release the grease-fighting power of Dawn, while food-seeking enzymes latch on and break down food into particles so small they can flow right down the drain
  • Use with Cascade Power Dry Rinse Aid and Cascade Dishwasher Cleaner for our best clean
  • Powerful enough to clean 24-hour stuck-on food
  • #1 Recommended Brand in North America*  *More dishwasher brands in North America recommend Cascade vs. any other automatic dishwashing detergent brand, recommendations as part of co-marketing agreements

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 84 /100
  • Tech Support: 88 /100
  • Easy To Use: 82 /100
  • Durability: 91 /100
Bestseller No. 2

Cascade Advanced Power Liquid Machine Dishwasher Detergent with Dawn, 125-fl, Plastic Bottle (125 fl oz) -2 Pack, (Pack of 2)

9.7 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Cascade Advanced Power liquid machine dishwasher detergent with Dawn, 125-fl. oz, plastic bottle (125 fl. oz.) -2 pack

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 84 /100
  • Tech Support: 94 /100
  • Easy To Use: 84 /100
  • Durability: 97 /100
SaleBestseller No. 3

Finish All In 1, Dishwasher Detergent - Powerball - Dishwashing Tablets - Dish Tabs, Fresh Scent, 94 Count Each

Highlighted Features

  • Help soften the toughest food residues like baked-on lasagna and dried-on oatmeal for easy removal
  • Each individually wrapped Finish Powerball tab provides a premeasured dose of detergent, eliminating guesswork and dissolves completely
  • Rinse agent action helps rinse away residues, eliminating spots and film for a sparkling shine
  • Finish is the worldwide leader in dishwashing and is the recommended brand worldwide by more dishwashing brands than any other brand
  • Powerful cleaners remove even the toughest stains. No need to pre-soak or pre-rinse with Powerball cuts through grease & scrubs away burnt & dried-on food

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 94 /100
  • Tech Support: 88 /100
  • Easy To Use: 82 /100
  • Durability: 92 /100
Bestseller No. 4

Cascade Complete Dishwasher-Pods, ActionPacs Detergent Tabs, Fresh Scent, (Packaging May Vary), 78 Count

9.6 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Use with Cascade Power Dry Rinse Aid and Cascade Dishwasher Cleaner for our best clean
  • Convenient, premeasured ActionPac with no finicky wrapping. Phosphate free
  • Powers away even 24-hour stuck-on messes for a complete clean. No pre-wash needed
  • Dissolves fast and releases the grease-fighting power of Dawn
  • Save up to 15 gallons of water per dishwasher load when you skip the pre-wash and run your dishwasher with Cascade Platinum

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 83 /100
  • Tech Support: 87 /100
  • Easy To Use: 81 /100
  • Durability: 93 /100
Bestseller No. 5

Cascade Free & Clear Gel Dishwasher Detergent Liquid Gel, Lemon Essence, 2 Count (60 fl oz ea)

9.9 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • No premeasuring needed: Cascade ActionPacs are convenient and easy to use. No finicky wrapping.
  • No phosphates & no chlorine bleach. Perfume infused with essential oils.
  • Pure Essentials is Cascade's only dye-free liquid top
  • Pure cleaning for your family
  • Formulated with biobased* and other thoughtfully selected ingredients.(*1/3 biobased ingredients)

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 83 /100
  • Tech Support: 83 /100
  • Easy To Use: 81 /100
  • Durability: 86 /100
Bestseller No. 6

Amazon Brand – Solimo Dishwasher Detergent Pacs, Fresh Scent, 85 Count

9.3 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • No pre-rinse is required when using Solimo dishwasher detergent pacs, which makes cleaning easy
  • Solimo dishwasher detergent pacs remove stuck-on food, and are tough on grease, stains, and residue
  • Includes 85 dishwasher detergent pacs, enough for 85 loads
  • An Amazon brand
  • Safe for septic systems, contains no phosphates

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 90 /100
  • Tech Support: 93 /100
  • Easy To Use: 81 /100
  • Durability: 86 /100
Bestseller No. 7

Better Life Natural Dishwasher Gel Detergent, 30 Fl Oz, Pack of 2

9.4 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Cruelty Free: BETTER LIFE is a Leaping Bunny certified company that never tests on animals.
  • Powerful Clean, Naturally: Our dishwasher gel combines plant-based power and peace of mind, leaving your dishes sparkling clean and smelling fresh, naturally!
  • Plant-Based Cleaning Ingredients: Formulated with powerful natural cleaning agents like soap bark, corn, and coconut.
  • Shake and Squirt: Into your automatic dishwasher’s detergent cup. Perfect for dishes, glasses, utensils, pots, and pans splattered with anything your kitchen can cook up!
  • Cuts Through Grease & Grime: Our natural, ultra-concentrated dishwasher gel powers through stubborn stains and stuck-on food–just dazzlingly beautiful dishes, glasses, and utensils.

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 78 /100
  • Tech Support: 82 /100
  • Easy To Use: 80 /100
  • Durability: 88 /100
Bestseller No. 8

Cascade Advanced Power Liquid Machine Dishwasher Detergent with Dawn, 125-Fl. Oz, Plastic Bottle (125 Fl Oz)

9.1 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Item Package Height: 30.607cm
  • Powers Away 24-Hour Stuck on Food
  • Item Package Length: 9.804cm
  • Item Package Width: 18.211cm

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 78 /100
  • Tech Support: 83 /100
  • Easy To Use: 86 /100
  • Durability: 89 /100
Bestseller No. 9

Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Pods, Actionpacs + Oxi Dishwasher Detergent with Dishwasher Cleaner Action, Fresh, 62 Count

9.6 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Convenient, premeasured ActionPac with no finicky wrapping. Phosphate free
  • Powerful enough to clean 24-hour stuck-on food
  • Platinum + Oxi is our best stain-fighting ActionPac, fighting tough food & beverage stains for virtually spotless dishes, every time
  • Cascade Platinum + Oxi ActionPacs break down food soils to clean 99% of Visible & Invisible* Food Residue (*inanimate in nature), providing a deep hygienic clean you can see & feel.
  • Use with Cascade Power Dry Rinse Aid and Cascade Dishwasher Cleaner for our best clean

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 76 /100
  • Tech Support: 85 /100
  • Easy To Use: 88 /100
  • Durability: 95 /100
SaleBestseller No. 10

Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Pods, Actionpacs Dishwasher Detergent with Dishwasher Cleaner Action, Lemon Platinum Plus, 30 Count

Highlighted Features

  • Cascade Platinum PLUS+ ActionPacs dishwashing detergent dissolve, lift, and rinse away food.
  • ActionPacs are formulated with the grease-fighting power of Dawn dish soap.
  • Premeasured Actionpac dissolves quickly to unleash cleaning power early in the cycle; No finicky wrapping. Phosphate free.
  • Cascade Platinum PLUS Actionpacs deliver Cascade’s most powerful clean
  • No. 1 Recommended Brand in North America. More dishwasher brands in North America recommend Cascade vs. any other automatic dishwashing detergent brand, recommendations as part of co-marketing agreements

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 76 /100
  • Tech Support: 80 /100
  • Easy To Use: 88 /100
  • Durability: 86 /100
SaleBestseller No. 11

Palmolive Eco Dishwasher Detergent Gel, Lemon Splash - 45 ounce (Pack of 3) - Packaging May Vary

9.9 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Fresh Lemon scent
  • Phosphate-free
  • Friendly to lakes and streams
  • Full of cleaning power

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 78 /100
  • Tech Support: 86 /100
  • Easy To Use: 82 /100
  • Durability: 94 /100
SaleBestseller No. 12

Finish Quantum Infinity Shine - 70 Count - Dishwasher Detergent - Powerball - Our Best Ever Clean and Shine - Dishwashing Tablets - Dish Tabs

9.2 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • NEW FINISH QUANTUM INFINITY SHINE: the new Finish Quantum Infinity Shine scrubs, degreases, and shines delivering our best ever in clean and shine vs. Finish Quantum with 3 separate fast dissolving chambers
  • POWER: scrubbing power to break down and remove toughest stuck on food in one wash
  • TUB IS RECYCLABLE. Remove plastic sleeve beforehand
  • LIQUID POWERBALL: Filled with power actions that dry and deliver a finishing boost of shine
  • GEL: Grease cutting power handles even the toughest messes

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 78 /100
  • Tech Support: 93 /100
  • Easy To Use: 81 /100
  • Durability: 90 /100
SaleBestseller No. 13

Seventh Generation Dishwasher Detergent Gel with Powerful Citric Acid, Lemon Scent, 42 oz (6 Pack)

9.5 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • A dishwasher detergent with a safe and effective formula made with plant-based ingredients
  • Caring today for the next seven generations with Seventh Generation dishwasher liquid
  • The lemon scent of this dish detergent is derived from 100% essential oils and botanical extract
  • This Dishwasher gel is free of synthetic fragrances, chlorine, phosphate, and dyes
  • USDA Certified 65% Bio-based natural dishwasher detergent liquid

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 80 /100
  • Tech Support: 90 /100
  • Easy To Use: 82 /100
  • Durability: 92 /100
Bestseller No. 14

Finish Dishwasher Detergent Gel Liquid, Lemon Scent, 75oz

9.6 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Deep cleaning power
  • Lemon scent
  • 75 ounce

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 82 /100
  • Tech Support: 83 /100
  • Easy To Use: 83 /100
  • Durability: 90 /100
SaleBestseller No. 15

Cascade Complete Gel All-in-1 Dishwasher Detergent - 75 oz - Fresh - 2 pk

9.9 ✔

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Highlighted Features

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 82 /100
  • Tech Support: 90 /100
  • Easy To Use: 84 /100
  • Durability: 86 /100
Bestseller No. 16

Ecover Automatic Dishwasher Soap Tablets, Citrus, 45 Count

9.8 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Powers away stuck on food & gets dishes sparkling clean

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 76 /100
  • Tech Support: 94 /100
  • Easy To Use: 83 /100
  • Durability: 94 /100
Bestseller No. 17

Cascade Platinum Dishwasher Pods, ActionPacs Dishwasher Detergent, Lemon, 62 Count

9.1 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Dissolves fast and releases the grease-fighting power of Dawn, while food-seeking enzymes latch on and break down food into particles so small they can flow right down the drain
  • Use with Cascade Power Dry Rinse Aid and Cascade Dishwasher Cleaner for our best clean
  • Powerful enough to clean 24-hour stuck-on food
  • Convenient, premeasured ActionPac with no finicky wrapping. Phosphate free
  • Cascade Platinum ActionPacs dishwasher detergent has 50% more cleaning power* and even works in the quick wash cycle (*%cleaning ingredients vs Cascade Complete ActionPacs)

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 82 /100
  • Tech Support: 82 /100
  • Easy To Use: 80 /100
  • Durability: 86 /100
Bestseller No. 18

Seventh Generation Dishwasher Detergent Gel with Powerful Citric Acid, Free & Clear, 42 oz (6 Pack)

9.7 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Dishwasher detergent liquid free of fragrances, chlorine, phosphates, and dyes
  • Seventh Generation Free and Clear Advanced dishwasher gel cuts through grease leaving dishes streak-free and sparkling clean
  • Natural dish soap caring today for the next seven generations
  • This Seventh Generation dishwasher soap has USDA Certified Biobased Product 65%
  • Safe and effective formula of this liquid dishwasher detergent is made with plant-based ingredients

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 91 /100
  • Tech Support: 86 /100
  • Easy To Use: 85 /100
  • Durability: 90 /100
Bestseller No. 19

Finish - All in 1-38ct - Dishwasher Detergent - Powerball - Dishwashing Tablets - Dish Tabs - Deep Clean - Fresh Scent

8.7 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Easy-to-use, pre-measured dishwasher tablets with clean, fresh scent
  • Finish Powerball Tabs are 3X concentrated cleaning power of regular Finish powder
  • No need to pre-soak or pre-rinse with Powerball cuts through grease and scrubs away burnt and dried-on food
  • Removes tough stains like tea and coffee
  • Our Powerball supercharges the tablet, bursting into action to scrub away the toughest food residues like dried-on food, such as lasagna and oatmeal

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 93 /100
  • Tech Support: 91 /100
  • Easy To Use: 86 /100
  • Durability: 87 /100
Bestseller No. 20

Seventh Generation Dishwasher Detergent Packs, Free & Clear, 45 count, Pack of 2

9.5 ✔

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Highlighted Features

  • Caring today for the next seven generations
  • USDA certified bio based product 78%
  • Dishwasher packs come in an easy to use resealable pouch
  • Free of fragrances, dyes, phosphates, and chlorine bleach
  • Convenient single dose dishwasher pods, just toss right into the dishwasher

Editorial Scoring Index

  • Value For Money: 77 /100
  • Tech Support: 92 /100
  • Easy To Use: 88 /100
  • Durability: 88 /100