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Soap Dish Canastra - Small
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Soap Dish Canastra - Small

Canastras are baskets used for transporting salt (as well as seaweed, mud and codejo) on the head, a basket made of wide, low wicker or wood. Because of its importance, both in tradition and region of Aveiro, our company «Beleza do Sal» decided to recreate and modify the traditional functionality of the Canastra and direct it well for the sector in which the company operates.

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The Canastras were baskets used primarily for transporting salt in the head, with a capacity ranging between 60 and 80 kilos for each men, and 50 kilos when used by a women. It is also used to transport seaweed and sludge and it is usually characterized by being a large basket made of wicker or wood.

In the extracting site, salt is usually taken by the young men, from the salt pan to the floor and then to the salt shakers.

During the unloading of ships to warehouses, the women deal with this task more often. Due to its importance in the tradition and the region of Aveiro, the company decided to re-create and modify the traditional function of the Canastra basket and adapting it as well to the sector where the company operates.

The next step was to developed the Canastra Soap holder made from Aveiro's salt and resin, available in two different sizes: - Large (sold with salt soap); - Small (sold with salt soap).

Inovapotek - http://www.inovapotek.com

Registo Nacional e Europeu.

Labfit - http://www.labfit.pt/

Health Products Research and Development, Lda.

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