Lather up! Here’s how one of our most ubiquitous — and essential — hygiene products is made.
Have you ever looked at the bar of soap sitting in your shower — I mean, really looked at it? That seemingly nondescript cleanser has been around, in one form or another, for thousands of years, serving a variety of purposes from curing disease to purifying skin. Let’s take a closer look at how soap is made, packaged, and delivered to millions of bathers around the globe.