Zanabili soap Factory / Photo By ISSA TOUMA

Olive Oil Soap
Aleppo soap industry
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The Zanabili family is as old as the soap manufacturing tradition and the soap making craft has been passed from generation to generation.

The Zanabili factory was built around 320 years ago as a Khan (Inn) and was transformed to a soap factory about 120 years ago.

Olive Oil has been used to make Soap in the Levant (also known as the ancient kingdom of Ebla) for 2000 years – and possibly a lot longer.