Making socially responsible soaps.
SapoCycle is the first non-profit organisation in Europe 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.
kilos of soaps collected
kilos of liquid amenities collected
litres liquid soap distributed
kg CO2 saved
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.
Great organisations are helping us to change lives.
Green labels endorse us
Bubbles saving lives.
Providing soap to those who have limited access to hygiene products helps prevent the spread of life-threatening diseases. Sanitary precarity is also a cause of social exclusion.
Journalist Lionel Thompson visited our workshop in Colmar. He wrote a nice piece to be broadcasted on L'esprit d'initiative on Radio France Inter. You can access the podcast here.
transition ecologic sapocycle bubbles saving lives
SapoCycle has inaugurated its new workshop in Wohnwerk. After 9 years since it started the operations, a new facility with modern equipment and ventilation system has been built. This will allow our team of adult people with disabilities to increase the recycling and...
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