Q: What is the difference between PODS® and other types of laundry detergent?
A: PODS® detergent pacs are a super-concentrated liquid detergent, specially designed in small and compact individual doses to give you a great clean. They are pre-measured, so there is no need to measure or pour, and the pac goes directly into the back of the drum of your washing machine before adding clothes, not in the dispenser.
Q: How do Tide PODS® work?
A: Tide PODS® clean, fight stains, and brighten all in one individual pac. The unique, multi-chamber design allows ingredients to remain separate, stable, and potent—mixing only when they hit the wash for outstanding cleaning and stain removal.
Q: How do I use Tide PODS®?
A: Place a pac in the washing machine drum before you add clothes (never add Tide PODS® to the dosing drawer or dispenser). For especially heavy loads, you can add a second pac.
Q: Do Tide PODS® work in front- and top-loading machines?
A: Yes, Tide PODS® work well in standard and high-efficiency machines. The formula is designed to prevent over-sudsing, while also giving a great clean.
Q: Will Tide PODS® dissolve in cold water?
A: Yes, the film is designed to dissolve in all water temperatures, hot or cold.
Q: Do Tide PODS® work equally well on whites and colors?
A: Yes. Tide PODS® have been thoroughly tested on all sorts of laundry conditions, and they are safe for both whites and colors.
Q: Should I worry about staining or residues?
A: No. Tide PODS® are designed to dissolve completely in all water temperatures, and they will not stain your clothes when used as directed.