SoaPen

Soapen

SoaPen washing in school children at the ages of 3-6.
An adult uses the pen to draw on a child’s hand, challenging the child to wash away every trace of the pen. When mixed with water, the drawing on the child’s hand turns to soap, and washes the child’s hands, lowering risk of infectious illness and teaching proper handwashing.

Product description

SoaPen washing in school children at the ages of 3-6.
An adult uses the pen to draw on a child’s hand, challenging the child to wash away every trace of the pen. When mixed with water, the drawing on the child’s hand turns to soap, and washes the child’s hands, lowering risk of infectious illness and teaching proper handwashing.

Target region(s)

India

Distributors/implementing organizations

As of July, 2016, Soapen is actively seeking to expand partnerships in order to make plans to distribute Soapen.^(Interview with Representative)

Market suggested retail price

$0.50 US^(Interview with representative)

Competitive landscape

Similar products or programs include Sundara, Dettol, Glo Germ, and GlitterBug Germbusters.

SDG targeted
Target user(s)

Teachers, school children

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