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J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free 80 oz (2.27 kg)

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J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free, 5 lb
 
2.8

(based on 4 reviews)

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  • Effective (3)

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Cleans fairly well but.........

      By beachgal

      from Miami, Fla.

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Effective

      Cons

      • Causes Allergic Reactions
      • Causes Terrible Itching
      • Expensive
      • Harsh On Fabrics
      • Leaves residue on clothes
      • Strong/Bad Scent

      Best Uses

      • NONE

      Comments about J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free, 5 lb:

      I had used my friends detergent as mine arrived package broken with detergent all over my order. Customer service handled my issue quite well and I was pleased.
      Anyway, before deciding on a second order, I tried some of my friend's detergent (she too was sensitive and had problems with this product so she gave me her detergent). I used it on several loads and even washing in hot water and after TRIPLE RINSING , white powder crystals were left behind on clothes--even this cotton linens--that were again triple rinsed. I had overcome the issue of powder residue left behind on the clothes. I had taken the amount of detergent needed for the load and had placed the amount in a large glass with hot water. I stirred the solution and then allowed to mixture to sit at least one hour (mostly 3 hours). I washed this way--no more powder residue--great! But what remained was still of issue: I itched like CRAZY after using this detergent and noticed holes on my brand new cotton clothes. NO THANK YOU!

       
      5.0

      Great quality and safe for environment.

      By the queen mum

      from washington, pa

      describe yourself Professional

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Effective
      • Gets Stains Out
      • Safe For Delicate Clothes/Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free, 5 lb:

          I like Watkins detergent because it works great on laundry, it is concentrated, and environmentally friendly. I have no complaints.

           
          4.0

          What I was looking for

          By Chen Marie

          from St. Paul, MN

          describe yourself Homeowner

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective
          • Safe For Delicate Clothes/Skin
          • Simple Instructions

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free, 5 lb:

              Felt I needed to counter the bad review. I was looking for an environmentally-friendly laundry detergent so I tried this. I do need to stain treat garments & sometimes use a laundry booster or bleach, but I need those same products for brands like Tide when something is heavily soiled. I like Watkins for everyday items--towels, bed linens, cotton clothing, etc. I also noticed that with some unscented laundry products, I missed the "clean" scent. I don't with Watkins.

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Don't waste your money

              By Joanna

              from Los Angeles, CA

              Comments about J.R. Watkins Powder Laundry Detergent 80 Loads, Fragrance Free, 5 lb:

              I wanted so badly for this laundry detergent to be good because I loved the idea of concentrated, unscented and environmentally friendly cleaning but it simply doesn't work. I had to rewash a load of lightly soiled laundry three times and the clothes were still dingy. Ultimately, I threw the box away because I didn't want to waste anymore water and went back to Tide or All unscented.

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