Can I Use Laundry Detergent to Wash Dishes? | Homelization
Hand washing does an acceptable job, but to kill most bacteria on the dishes, you need 140 degrees Fahrenheit. This is only achievable through a dishwasher. What are the health hazards of using laundry detergents for dishwashing? Laundry detergents contain UV brighteners and fragrances that are not recommended for dish soap.