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Saving lives with recycled soap

Washing your hands with soap is one of the most effective ways to prevent diseases linked to poor sanitation, but in rural Cambodia children still die from diarrhoea because of a lack of soap. Now a new source has been found – recycling the bars left in hotels by tourists.

(Photo: Channy makes recycled soap from the bars left in hotel bathrooms. Credit: Eco Soap Bank)

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