Great Value Strong & Absorbent (Walmart) paper towel

 
Approximate retail price:
$2.09
Summary: This Great Value paper towel was very good in overall performance, and has
  • 8 rolls per package
  • 52 sheets per roll
  • 41 sq ft per roll
  • 2 ply
  • 11x10 sheet size
  • $2.09 per 100 sq ft
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About - Great Value Strong & Absorbent (Walmart)

The Great Value Strong & Absorbent (Walmart) is part of the paper towel test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, paper towel models like the Strong & Absorbent (Walmart) 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 - Great Value Strong & Absorbent (Walmart)
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5.0
A pleasant surprise
1/29/2016
Pros
Absorbant
Strong
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Consumer Reports rated these towels with the same number. 68. as a national brand that I've been using for months. When I saw the packages of this towel on the shelf they were so similar in appearance to the brand I normally purchased that I was delighted and bought a package. When I actually used the paper towel, however, I realized that it was MUCH thinner than the Brawny towels rated similarly. Then.. I used it. These towels are incredibly strong and incredibly absorbant despite the fact that they seem so thin. They are the paper towels that I'm now going to purchase.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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