Making socially responsible soaps.

SapoCycle is a non-profit organisation that collects discarded soaps in hotels and turns them into life-saving products. The soaps are recycled by people with disabilities and then distributed to improve sanitary conditions of families in need. 

participating hotels

kilos of soaps collected

soaps redistributed

So, how does it work?

It’s simple… Environmentally conscious hotels join us and collect the discarded soaps. In our recycling workshops the soaps are reprocessed and turned into new hygienic soap bars by people with disabilities under a strict bacteriological control. Our distribution partners give out the recycled soaps to families in need.  

Bubbles saving lives.

More than 1.5 million children under the age of 5 die around the world each year due to two diseases (diarrheal diseases and respiratory tract infection) which could have been prevented by hand washing.

Great companies are helping us to change lives.

What’s new?

This month, the SapoCycle program is highlighted in an article of the Point Éco of the CCI Alsace Region _ the online magazine about the news of the Alsatian companies and the actions carried out by the CCI of the region. As the title of the article indicates, soap...

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SapoCycle’s Donate Store spotlighted on Femina

SapoCycle’s Donate Store spotlighted on Femina

Our Donate Store appeared on Femina, the weekly supplement dedicated to women. Dedicated to different topics: free time, society, health, gastronomy, beauty and fashion, Femina is distributed in the French part of Switzerland. When one donates 10 Swiss Francs to our...

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