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All of a sudden my glasses, silverware, plates etc have been coming out of the dishwasher and appear to be etched and cloudy. Can you help me please? I am embarrased to use them plus is this healthy? Thank you, Kathy

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I began having a similar problem about 2 weeks ago when I began using a new box of dishwashing detergent.
\012Today I learned that the formulas on the market have been changed to be phosphate free - and the phosphates that WERE in the detergents help prevent those issues - for the environment though
\012phosphates are not supposed to be good. I hope the manufacturers of these products hear from everyone about their experience so they can continue development of something satisfactory! July 1, 2010 was the date I believe for the change in formula to become effective.
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