Seaweed soaps, flavoured with plants form the Nazaré coast: production of prototypes

Abstract/Aim
Development of a technological process for the elaboration of a solid soap based on glycerin, through a specific formulation, with the incorporation of marine algae (dry algae, which present antimicrobial, antioxidant and/or exfoliating properties, among others), and other ingredients necessary for the enrichment of the product. These soaps will be flavoured with essential oils from plants from the Nazaré coast.

Keywords
Soap; Marine algae; antimicrobial properties; antioxidant properties; Nazaré

Partners
Grupo Miramar, Nazaré

Coordinator
MARE-Polytechnic of Leiria:
Teresa Mouga – mougat@ipleiria.pt

Funding
5.000,00€ (Polytechnic of Leiria) | Grupo Miramar, Nazaré // Duration 2019