• Christine Dormeier Apr 14, 2021

    Why We Love Soapnut Berries

    What Are They?  Soapnut berries come from the Sapindus mukorossi tree, native to India and Nepal. The berries are picked and dried and then the shells (or husks) are removed and used for a property they contain called saponin. Saponin is a natural surfactant that can be used as a cleaning agent with amazing properties!  Their History Soapnut berries have a long history of being used for cleaning purposes, especially... What Are They?  Soapnut berries come from the Sapindus mukorossi tree, native to India and Nepal. The berries are picked and dried and then the shells (or husks) are removed and used for a property they contain called saponin. Saponin is a natural surfactant that can be used as a cleaning agent with amazing properties!  Their History Soapnut berries have a long history of being used for cleaning purposes, especially...

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  • Ivy Leung Jun 27, 2020

    Why Avoid "Fragrance"? // 為什麼要避免“香精”?

    At Soapnut Republic we list every specific ingredient on our labels, and we only use pure essential oils and other natural ingredients to fragrance our products. Our oils smell amazing, and they deliver antibacterial, antifungal and antimicrobial benefits that other brands only achieve with toxic chemicals .在Soapnut Republic,我們在標籤上詳細列出了每種特定成分,並且我們僅使用純精油和其他天然成分為我們的產品增添香氣。我們使用的精油不僅好聞,還具有抗菌的功效,而其他許多品牌則不得不使用有毒化學物質才能達到。    Many other companies simply use the word “fragrance” to describe the concoction of toxic chemicals they use to make their products... At Soapnut Republic we list every specific ingredient on our labels, and we only use pure essential oils and other natural ingredients to fragrance our products. Our oils smell amazing, and they deliver antibacterial, antifungal and antimicrobial benefits that other brands only achieve with toxic chemicals .在Soapnut Republic,我們在標籤上詳細列出了每種特定成分,並且我們僅使用純精油和其他天然成分為我們的產品增添香氣。我們使用的精油不僅好聞,還具有抗菌的功效,而其他許多品牌則不得不使用有毒化學物質才能達到。    Many other companies simply use the word “fragrance” to describe the concoction of toxic chemicals they use to make their products...

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  • Ivy Leung Mar 13, 2020

    Soapnuts on Film: Episode 3

    In our Soapnut Republic season finale, Wei-Wei and Marcus’ dog Buddy joins the cast. Rebeca’s cheeky yet adorable 3-year-old tests the cleaning limits. And Elizabeth Schieffelin powers through yet another busy day. All with the help of Soapnut Republic – adding even more healthy goodness into their lives. If you missed Episodes 1 and 2 of our new series, check them out here.   Soapnut Republic’s natural home cleaning and... In our Soapnut Republic season finale, Wei-Wei and Marcus’ dog Buddy joins the cast. Rebeca’s cheeky yet adorable 3-year-old tests the cleaning limits. And Elizabeth Schieffelin powers through yet another busy day. All with the help of Soapnut Republic – adding even more healthy goodness into their lives. If you missed Episodes 1 and 2 of our new series, check them out here.   Soapnut Republic’s natural home cleaning and...

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  • Ivy Leung Mar 05, 2020

    Soapnuts on Film: Episode 2

    We love that our customers enjoy using our Soapnut Republic natural cleaning products as much as we enjoy creating them. In this episode, we step into the kitchens of American health and wellness advocate Elizabeth Schieffelin, nature-loving Kiwi couple Wei-Wei and Marcus, and Australian super-mum Rebecca and her family. They all share a great love of healthy living, good fun, and cleaning up the natural way with Soapnut Republic. If... We love that our customers enjoy using our Soapnut Republic natural cleaning products as much as we enjoy creating them. In this episode, we step into the kitchens of American health and wellness advocate Elizabeth Schieffelin, nature-loving Kiwi couple Wei-Wei and Marcus, and Australian super-mum Rebecca and her family. They all share a great love of healthy living, good fun, and cleaning up the natural way with Soapnut Republic. If...

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  • Ivy Leung Sep 18, 2019

    Five Years of Soapnut Republic!

    Cheers to five years of Soapnut Republic! Soapnut Republic在中國滿五歲啦! And while we’ve been selling our non-toxic home care essentials for the past five years, our journey started a few years earlier. Let’s recap on our story so far 儘管我們在中國銷售無毒家化產品只有五年曆史,我們的旅程實際上在更早些年就開始了。讓我們一起來回顧一下…… 2012: The idea for Soapnut Republic was born around the same time as our first child, Tara. We did extensive research online and in stores to find products that would be... Cheers to five years of Soapnut Republic! Soapnut Republic在中國滿五歲啦! And while we’ve been selling our non-toxic home care essentials for the past five years, our journey started a few years earlier. Let’s recap on our story so far 儘管我們在中國銷售無毒家化產品只有五年曆史,我們的旅程實際上在更早些年就開始了。讓我們一起來回顧一下…… 2012: The idea for Soapnut Republic was born around the same time as our first child, Tara. We did extensive research online and in stores to find products that would be...

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