Dishwashing Detergents: Source of Water Pollution

Automatic Dishwashing Detergents:Important Source of Water-Polluting Phosphorus When phosphates were banned in most laundry detergents in 1974 to clean up the Great Lakesand other water bodies, an exception was made for automatic dishwashing detergents because dishwashers wouldn’t function properly without some phosphorus in the mix. More than thirty years later, apparently this problem hasn’t been […]

Dishwashing Detergents: Source of Water Pollution

Automatic Dishwashing Detergents:Important Source of Water-Polluting Phosphorus When phosphates were banned in most laundry detergents in 1974 to clean up the Great Lakesand other water bodies, an exception was made for automatic dishwashing detergents because dishwashers wouldn’t function properly without some phosphorus in the mix. More than thirty years later, apparently this problem hasn’t been […]