• Ivy Leung Feb 03, 2020

    Coronavirus Prevention

    Hong Kong is in the thick of the Coronavirus concern and while scientists work to develop a prevention vaccine safe for humans, you might be wondering what you can do to protect yourself and your family right now. Here are a few tips we’ve come up with to prevent picking up and spreading these germs.1) Wash Your HandsWe all know this, but how well do we practice it? You need... Hong Kong is in the thick of the Coronavirus concern and while scientists work to develop a prevention vaccine safe for humans, you might be wondering what you can do to protect yourself and your family right now. Here are a few tips we’ve come up with to prevent picking up and spreading these germs.1) Wash Your HandsWe all know this, but how well do we practice it? You need...

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  • Ivy Leung Aug 28, 2019

    Why Cut the Chemicals?

    On an ordinary day, an average person exposes themselves to roughly 130 chemicals. And the ultimate risk of using toxic chemical products is of course to our health. Research suggests that 64% of the products we apply topically are absorbed into the bloodstream. Remnants of dishwashing liquids are often ingested and absorbed into our bodies. Strong chemical hand soaps leave our skin feeling dry and damaged. Residual chemicals from laundry... On an ordinary day, an average person exposes themselves to roughly 130 chemicals. And the ultimate risk of using toxic chemical products is of course to our health. Research suggests that 64% of the products we apply topically are absorbed into the bloodstream. Remnants of dishwashing liquids are often ingested and absorbed into our bodies. Strong chemical hand soaps leave our skin feeling dry and damaged. Residual chemicals from laundry...

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  • Ivy Leung Dec 02, 2018

    Eat Safe with Soapnut Republic Fruit & Vegetable Wash

    Kim Gilliland, our Australian founder gets into the details of cleaning fruits and vegetables. Find out how she does it ...    “If I’m washing just a few things, for example, apples for the kids, I spray the product directly onto the surface of the apples, rub it in with my hands and then let the apples sit on the benchtop for a few minutes. Then I give them another... Kim Gilliland, our Australian founder gets into the details of cleaning fruits and vegetables. Find out how she does it ...    “If I’m washing just a few things, for example, apples for the kids, I spray the product directly onto the surface of the apples, rub it in with my hands and then let the apples sit on the benchtop for a few minutes. Then I give them another...

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  • Ivy Leung Oct 15, 2018

    Global Handwashing Day!

    October 15th is Global Handwashing Day. 10月15日是世界洗手日。 With winter setting in and flu season fast approaching, handwashing is an easy and effective way to help prevent the transmission of diseases in both adults and children. 伴隨著冬日的步步緊臨和流感季節的到來,勤洗手成為了對於成人和兒童極為簡單有效的流行病預防手段。 Handwashing at critical times, especially before cooking, eating, or feeding others is one of the most important ways to keep food clean and safe, prevent diseases, and help children grow strong. 在做飯、吃飯或餵食前及時洗手對於保持食物的安全衛生、預防疾病,以及幫助孩子們健康成長都格外重要。 Our hand... October 15th is Global Handwashing Day. 10月15日是世界洗手日。 With winter setting in and flu season fast approaching, handwashing is an easy and effective way to help prevent the transmission of diseases in both adults and children. 伴隨著冬日的步步緊臨和流感季節的到來,勤洗手成為了對於成人和兒童極為簡單有效的流行病預防手段。 Handwashing at critical times, especially before cooking, eating, or feeding others is one of the most important ways to keep food clean and safe, prevent diseases, and help children grow strong. 在做飯、吃飯或餵食前及時洗手對於保持食物的安全衛生、預防疾病,以及幫助孩子們健康成長都格外重要。 Our hand...

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