Hilton is launching the largest UK initiative to recycle used soap and distribute 700,000 new bars to communities in need.
A new Clean the World facility opened in Amsterdam last year
Globally, up to five million partially used bars of soap are thrown away in hotels daily, and Hilton’s UK hotels will partner with toiletry recycling firm Clean The World to divert 64 tonnes of waste soap from landfill annually.
The partnership, which is pre-existing in other markets, will create more than 700,000 new bars to be distributed to communities that need them.
Hilton’s executive vice president and EMEA president, Simon Vincent, said: “It is our responsibility to protect our natural resources and ensure destinations across the world are preserved for generations to