Machine Dishwashing Detergents
- Machine Dishwashing Detergents standard (MDDv4.0-2013)
- Status: Current
- Issue Date: Dec. 17, 2013
This standard applies to detergents (liquid and powder) and rinse aids intended for use in automatic dishwashers. There are two separate categories of product covered by this standard:
- Products for use in domestic dishwashers (long-cycle products) – i.e. detergents used in machines with wash cycles longer than 15 minutes including short cycles on domestic dishwashers
- Products for use in commercial dishwashers (short-cycle products) – i.e. detergents used in machines with wash cycles less than 15 minutes.