There are a lot reasons that we got involved in selling soapberries. Some of them have nothing to do with cleaning things. Our main goal in forming any kind of business at all was the opportunity to provide a new source of income for folks who live in rural Honduras.
Our role in the soapberry investigation project with a university in Honduras is so provide traceable samples. They specifically asked for soapberries from the department of Paraíso, which is over 200 miles from where we live. A friend offered to provide the collection point. A great help. When we talked by phone, he said he[…]