Hilton gets to grips with soap recycling

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Recycling soap that would otherwise go to landfill should provide over one million bars for developing world communities

Many of us may feel a twinge of guilt at swiping soap from hotels, but it turns out that this petty theft may be the greener option. US hotels throw out an estimated 2.6 million bars of soap every year,...

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