Tide Coldwater Clean can be used to wash clothes in cold water. Tide claims that users can save 50 percent on energy bills when doing laundry with the detergent.
Tide Coldwater Clean is available in Fresh and Mountain Clean scents. The Good Housekeeping Research Institute asserts that Gain Original also cleans clothes well in cold water. The detergent was one of three detergents that scored higher in user satisfaction than detergent that's formulated for cold-water washes. Good Housekeeping also ranked Ultra Tide for Coldwater among the top laundry detergents for cold-water washes. The detergent removed more stains from clothing in cold water than other detergents removed in warm water.