These premium liquid detergent packs from P&G are formulated for use in both high efficiency (HE) and conventional washing machines. It's available in multiple scents. Consumer Reports believes it should be avoided in homes with children present, especially those younger than 6, because of the risk of serious injury.
The Tide Pods is part of the Laundry detergent test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Laundry detergent models like the Pods are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Body oil: Indicates how well a detergent removes body oil or "Sebum".
Dirt: Indicates how well a detergent removes dirt or "Clay".
Grass: Indicates how well a detergent removes grass stains.
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