Organic Rules Change…. Again….

Regulation is a somewhat fluid process that changes with input and over time. Nowhere is this truer than with the US organic food regulations to which certified organic processors and marketers are audited to. Just two years ago Washington made … Continued

RIP Triclosan

Well, it finally happened. After 20 years of railing against Triclosan (tri-chlorine sanitizer) and it’s potentially dangerous side effects, it is heartening to see the FDA step up to the plate and call out this dangerous topical biocide. Triclosan is … Continued

Vermont Soap featured on The Complete Herbal Guide

TheCompleteHerbalGuide.com recently featured our Sweet Orange Bar Soap in a beauty review: Vermont Soap treats skin to a total cleansing experience with their citrus oils in their sweet orange soap. Citrus Oils are often thought of mostly for light, summery … Continued

Toxic Toothpaste

The Cornucopia Institute recently released a report about all the toxins and carcinogens found in toothpaste. The FDA has no power to review products before they go on the market. Companies do not have to list all of the ingredients … Continued

Vermont Soap is Hiring!

Vermont Soap has openings for the following positions. Interested applicants should contact us at jobs@vermontsoap.com to express their interest. Please include a cover letter and resume. Telephone Salesperson Love natural products? Vermont Soap is looking for an energetic, chatty individual … Continued

5 Great Uses of Castile Liquid Soap

Reusable Cleaning Wipes While we love the idea and the convenience of disinfecting wipes, we hate the waste and the chemicals used. That’s why we like to make our own! Here’s how: Mix 1 cup water and 1/8 cup (2 … Continued

Vermont Soap Takes the Pledge

Vermont Soap CEO Larry Plesent signs a Voluntary Sworn Statement that Vermont Soap’s products are not made or co-mingled with genetically modified materials. Sue Hoxie (President, Addison County Chamber of Commerce) and Vermont Soap Legal Counsel Michael Polletta look on. … Continued

Bounty of Vermont Day at Lantman’s Market!

Between 11am and 4pm on Saturday the 23rd of July, Lantman’s will have a tent filled with excited Vermont entrepreneurs who provide the finest goods Vermont has on offer. Often small companies’ products get overlooked when sitting next to mass-marketed … Continued

Tent Sale

Our Tent Sale at the Vermont Soap Factory Outlet on Exchange Street in Middlebury keeps on going! Save up to 50% on dents, bents and discontinued items. Tuesday – Saturday from 10-4 for the rest of June. Stop on by! … Continued