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Helping to promote eco habits

Helping to promote eco habits

Students save on Friendly Soap with Nido Student. During your time at university, we know money can be tight for students. With the cost of books, travel and general expenses it can feel like you never have the opportunity to treat yourself to something nice. As part of a partnership with Nido Student, Friendly Soap [...]
A journey from bottle to bar

A journey from bottle to bar

My transition to shampoo bars. I honestly didn’t even know shampoo bars existed until I visited my son and his girlfriend (Imogen) in Edinburgh and they were using them. The idea of the 3 in 1 travel soap was really appealing as we spend about 10 weeks a year travelling in our campervan. Imogen stocks [...]
The Spirit of Adventure

The Spirit of Adventure

Kyrgyzstan Expedition with a little help from Friendly Soap When I first started preparing for a ski mountaineering expedition to Kyrgyzstan, knowing that we would be spending 3 weeks in the remote Ak-Shirak mountain range, one of my first concerns was the effect our base camp at 3,700m would leave behind on the environment. Our [...]
Why are Friendly Soap so great then?

Why are Friendly Soap so great then?

Written by Katie Featherstone of www.featherytravels.com Why are Friendly Soap so great then? The soap is biodegradable and doesn't contain synthetic chemicals.   By using a traditional "cold-process" method, the Friendly Soap company can make a biodegradable soap without any waste products. Unlike most shampoos and shower gels that contain synthetic chemicals – which run into our rivers and eventually [...]
Simple Swaps – No.1 Soaps

Simple Swaps – No.1 Soaps

Written by Hannah Russel of Viveco, Mallorca   When attempting to reduce your plastic use it can sometimes feel overwhelming. It is an evolving process with different levels of commitment needed to implement changes. It is fairly easy to change from buying a standard plastic toothbrush to a bamboo, or to commit to carrying a […]