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Persil Biological Powder Detergent 03/2020 - 08/2020

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
Sodium Sulfate Bulking Agent
Diluant. Dilutes solids or liquids to allow for more accurate dosing
Sodium Carbonate Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Sodium Carbonate Peroxide Oxidising Agent
In laundry and household care products stains are removed by oxidation (bleaching).
Sodium Dodecylbenzenesulfonate Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Sodium Silicate Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Dolomite Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Aqua Bulking Agent
Diluant. Dilutes solids or liquids to allow for more accurate dosing
TAED Bleach Precursor
Becomes a bleaching substance during washing
Bentonite Softness Extender
Makes a softening agent more effective and last longer
C12-15 Pareth-7 Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
Citric Acid Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Sodium Acrylic Acid/MA Copolymer Structurant
Gives a product form or shape
Sodium Chloride Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Tetrasodium Etidronate Sequestrant
Helps prevent impurities from water from causing adverse effects on product performance, appearance, or stability.
Zeolite Builder
Reduces water hardness, makes cleaning products more effective
Stearic 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
Silica Additive
Added to a product to improve one or more important properties
Corn Starch Modified Enzyme Stabiliser
Makes an enzyme last longer in liquid detergent
Disodium Anilinomorpholinotriazinylaminostilbenesulfonate Optical Brightener
Provides additional brightness to the surface to which product is applied.
Parfum Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Cellulose Gum Anti-redeposition Agent
Helps prevent the removed dirt in washing water from reattaching to a surface
Phenylpropyl Dimethicone Antifoaming Agent
Prevents excessive foam or bubbles forming when a product is used
Glyceryl Stearates Emulsion Stabiliser
Prevents a mixture from separating and helping to increase a product's shelf life
Peptides, salts, sugars from fermentation (process) Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Cellulose Binder
Helps materials to bind or stick together
Sodium Polyacrylate Structurant
Gives a product form or shape
Subtilisin Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Calcium Carbonate Bulking Agent
Diluant. Dilutes solids or liquids to allow for more accurate dosing
Dextrin Binder
Helps materials to bind or stick together
Geraniol Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Butylphenyl Methylpropional Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Imidazolidinone Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Hexyl Cinnamal Fragrance
Provides a distinctive, pleasant smell
Kaolin Bulking Agent
Diluant. Dilutes solids or liquids to allow for more accurate dosing
Myristic Acid Surfactant
An ingredient which helps to clean or remove dirt and oil, creating foam when used with water
PEG-75 Binder
Helps materials to bind or stick together
Polyoxymethylene Melamine Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
CI 45100 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
CI 61585 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
CI 77891 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
Sodium Polyaryl Sulphonate Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
Sucrose Binder
Helps materials to bind or stick together
Amylase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
CI 12490 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
CI 42090 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
Lipase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Xanthan Gum Process by-product
A secondary component/ingredient which is created when making the product
CI 11680 Colourant
Colours the product, your hair or skin
Mannanase Enzyme
Boosts the cleaning properties of a product to help remove specific stains at lower temperatures e.g. fats, egg, blood.
Methionine Enzyme Stabiliser
Makes an enzyme last longer in liquid detergent