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Bounty DuraTowel
 
Approximate retail price:
$4.04
Summary: This Bounty paper towel was excellent in overall performance, and has
  • 6 rolls per package
  • 49 sheets per roll
  • 34 sq ft per roll
  • 2 ply
  • 11x9 sheet size
  • $5.15 per 100 sq ft
Absorbency performance was excellent. Scrubability performance was excellent. Wet strength performance was excellent.
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About - Bounty DuraTowel

The Bounty DuraTowel is part of the paper towel test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, paper towel models like the DuraTowel are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Absorbency:
Absorbency is based on how much water a 5-inch square piece of towel could hold.

Scrubbing:
Scrubbing is based on the number of times a towel could be rubbed along a rough surface before the sheet tore.

Wet strength:
Wet strength is based on how much force it took for a steel ball to burst through a wet sheet of paper towel.
User Reviews - Bounty DuraTowel
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1.0
Costly
7/2/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Very Expensive Since You
Comment:
Very expensive since you reported it at 4.04...try 9.97 now at Walmart...geez
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
(9 of 9 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Apparently you are supposed to read the
3/13/2014
Pros
Cons
Color bleeds
Best Uses
Comment:
Switched from Viva to Bounty Duratowel after reading the great review in CR. I guess it works fine, but the ink in the towel bleeds all over everything. I called P&G and they said there was a warning on the package - like who reads a package of paper towels before using them??? This means they knew it bled, but sell it anyway.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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