When the machine that cleans your dishes needs a cleaning, reach for affresh® dishwasher cleaner tablets to remove limescale and mineral buildup to help keep your machine looking newer longer*. Keep a stash on hand to use monthly.
*Check manufacturer’s suggested cleaning instructions on all dishwasher-safe items
Specially formulated to descale your dishes and glassware, leaving them sparkling.
Made with EPA Safer Choice* certified ingredients.
How to Use
1. If cleaning WITHOUT DISHES, place 1 tablet in the detergent tray. (If significant build-up is noticeable, a second tablet can be placed in the bottom of the dishwasher.)
2. If cleaning WITH DISHES, place 1 tablet in the bottom of the dishwasher. Detergent should be placed in the main detergent tray.
3. Run a normal wash cycle.
Ratings & Reviews
Why should I use a dishwasher cleaner?
Over time, hard water and detergent types can cause unsightly mineral build-up that affects the appearance of your dishwasher and dishes. Affresh® dishwasher cleaner powers away limescale and mineral build-up and descales dishes and glassware.
Can I use this product in a dishwasher made by any manufacturer?
Affresh® dishwasher cleaner works in any make or model dishwasher. It is the #1 recommended product by Whirlpool, KitchenAid and Maytag brands.*
* affresh® brand products and the recommending brands’ products are all owned and distributed by Whirlpool Corporation
How often should I use a dishwasher cleaner?
For optimal machine performance, we recommend you use affresh® dishwasher cleaner monthly, or as needed.*
*heavily soiled machines may require extra cleaning cycles
Where do I need to place the cleaner tablet inside my dishwasher?
If cleaning without dishes, place 1 tablet inside the detergent tray. If cleaning with dishes, place 1 tablet at the bottom of your dishwasher. Detergent should be placed in the main detergent tray.
Can I use this product while running a cycle with dishes?
Yes! Affresh® dishwasher cleaner cleans inside your machine while your detergent cleans your dishes.* It descales dishes and glassware, leaving them sparkling!
*Check manufacturer’s suggested cleaning instructions on all dishwasher safe items
Can I use more than one at a time?
If there is significant limescale build-up, place 1 tablet at the bottom of the dishwasher and 1 tablet in the detergent tray. Run the cycle without dishes.
Is this product safe to use if I have a septic system?
Affresh® dishwasher cleaners do not contain any ingredients that are harmful to your septic system.
Is this product U.S. EPA Safer Choice certified?
*EPA/Safer Choice recognition does not constitute endorsement of this product. The Safer Choice label signifies that the product’s formula, as affresh® appliance care has represented it to the EPA, contains ingredients with more positive human health and environmental characteristics than conventional products of the same type. EPA/Safer Choice relies solely on affresh® appliance care, its integrity and good faith, for information on the product’s composition, ingredients and attributes. EPA/Safer Choice has not independently identified, that is, via chemical analysis, the ingredients in the product formula, nor evaluated any of affresh® appliance care non-ingredient claims. EPA/Safer Choice provides its evaluation only as to the product’s human health and environmental characteristics, as specified in the Safer Choice Standard and based on currently available information and scientific understanding.
What should I do if I get this in my eye?
If you get affresh® dishwasher cleaner in your eye, rinse with water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists, seek medical treatment.
Why doesn’t this look the same as my previous affresh® brand cleaner?
Affresh® dishwasher cleaner is not a new product. It has been updated to a new look for 2017. You can enjoy the same clean results as before!