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.
kilos of soaps collected
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.
In the last edition of Coop Zeitung, dated May 12, there is a thorough article on the wonders of soap and we have been featured! Here are the links to the full article: German version www.coopzeitung.ch/freizeit/2020/die-seife-ein-wahres-wunderding-267001/ French...
Our story has been highlighted on House of Switzerland. This is the website managed by Presence Switzerland, the unit of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs in charge of promoting Switzerland’s image abroad. Houseofswitzerland.org aims to increase general...
SapoCycle recycled soap donation for people in precarious situation in Basel, Switzerland.
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