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Persil Biological Liquid Detergent

To find out more about the ingredients used in the product and its function simply click on ingredient name. Due to limited space on pack, we also disclose a longer list of fragrance ingredients. For recently launched products or where the formulation has changed, this detailed fragrance information might not be immediately available as it takes time to update each product page.

We take great care to ensure information on this site is up to date. However, please always check the product packaging for the most up to date ingredients used.

All product names which include a date (month and year) are no longer manufactured.

Ingredient Function
Aqua Solvent
Dissolves substances or ingredients
TEA-Dodecylbenzenesulfonate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Laureth-7 Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Sodium Laureth Sulfate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
TEA-Etidronate Sequestrant
Helps prevent impurities from water from causing adverse effects on product performance, appearance, or stability.
TEA Citrate Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Aziridine homopolymer ethoxylated Anti-redeposition Agent
Helps prevent the removed dirt in washing water from reattaching to a surface
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Lauric Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Glycerin Viscosity Controlling Agent
Controls the density or thickness of a product
1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, 1,4-dimethyl ester, polymer:1, Anti-redeposition Agent
Helps prevent the removed dirt in washing water from reattaching to a surface
Propylene Glycol Hydrotrope
Allows cleaning agents to be uniformly dispersed within a product.
TEA-Sulfate Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
DASC-4 Optical Brightener
Provides additional brightness to the surface to which product is applied.
Myristic Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Palmitic Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Stearic Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Etidronic Acid Sequestrant
Helps prevent impurities from water from causing adverse effects on product performance, appearance, or stability.
Sodium Sulfate Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Geraniol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Linalool Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Subtilisin Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Peptides, salts, sugars from fermentation (process) Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Citronellol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Styrene/Acrylates Copolymer Opacifier
Makes the product appear more opaque or pearly
Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Cellulase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Oleic Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Methylisothiazolinone Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Sorbitol Enzyme Stabiliser
Makes an enzyme last longer in liquid detergent
Octylisothiazolinone Preservative
This prolongs the shelf-life of the product, even once it has been opened, protecting it from bacteria, yeasts and moulds
Amylase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Disubstituted Alaninamide Stabilising Agent
Helps maintain the stability of a product's formulation, appearance and texture
Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
CI 42051 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
Dimethicone Antifoaming Agent
Prevents excessive foam or bubbles forming when a product is used
Mannanase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Steareth-20 Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Sodium Chloride Viscosity Controlling Agent
Controls the density or thickness of a product
Hydrogenated Vegetable Glyceride Emulsifier
Helps two or more liquids, that don't usually combine to form a single solution; often referred to as an 'emulsion'
Cellulose Gum Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Xanthan Gum