Monthly Archives: May 2015

Dishwashers use less water, get dishes cleaner than washing dishes by hand

Unloading clean dishes from dishwasherWhat uses more water:  washing dishes in a dishwasher or washing dishes by hand? A high-efficiency dishwasher uses less water and can clean dishes better than you according to such experts at Consumer Reports, the Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star Program, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and others.

Dishwashers can save more water and use hotter temperatures —140 or 145 degrees Fahrenheit — to get your dishes really clean, according to “Why you shouldn’t wash your dishes by hand,” by the Washington Post.

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