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DIY Soap Makers

'Re-Q' Recycles Old Soap and Water into Brand New Bars

— September 19, 2017 — Eco
'Re-Q' is a DIY soap maker that recycles waste water and leftover soap into a brand new bar of product that can be used.

Those who privilege environmental consciousness often struggle with ensuring nothing goes to waste, a concept that becomes more difficult when considering affordable staple products like soap, which are easily replaced, and are always readily available. Re-Q was crafted to ensure even the smallest amounts of soap residue are put to good use, by serving as a DIY soap maker that functions on entirely recycled materials.

To use the device, individuals simply pour used soapy water into the contraption's spout, followed by the remnants of old soap bars. Re-Q is then prompted to press this mixture into a hardened bar of fresh soap.
Trend Themes
1. Environmental Consciousness - Developing innovative solutions to reduce waste and reuse materials can be disruptive in the market.
2. DIY Soap Making - The DIY soap making trend offers opportunities for individuals to create their own personalized soap products.
3. Recycling Technology - Advancements in recycling technology, like Re-Q, present opportunities for creating new products from waste materials.
Industry Implications
1. Soap Manufacturing - The soap manufacturing industry can explore incorporating DIY soap making aspects and recycling processes in their production.
2. Sustainable Products - The sustainable products industry can leverage environmentally conscious innovations to create more eco-friendly offerings.
3. Home Appliance - The home appliance industry can develop and market DIY soap maker devices to cater to consumers' desire for sustainable solutions.
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