The Patounis Soap Factory, which has a history of over 150 years, continues to manufacture handmade soap with traditional methods using locally produced olive products. The Soap Factory in Corfu operates from 1891 and having preserved its apparatus and equipment it constitutes a living memory of a local tradition.
At 9 Ioannou Theotoki Street, you are currently able to purchase:
Olive oil soap. Made of 100% pure virgin olive oil. It has limited lathering capacity, but is distinguished for its mild, hypoallergenic action.
Green Olive Soap. Contains olive chlorophyll. This soap is known for its cleansing capacities and for its multiple uses.
Olive-Palm soap. Made of 80% pure virgin olive oil and 20% palm kernel oil. A gentle soap with a smooth lather.