Frequently Asked Questions
How long has the
Lava® brand been around?
Lava has been cleaning up America's dirtiest hands for over a hundred years now. It was originally developed in 1893 by the Waltke Co. in St. Louis, Missouri.
Where did the name "
Lava" come from?
What is pumice?
Pumice is a by-product of volcanic activity that provides the mildly abrasive quality in the
Lava Bar today the same bar that my grandfather used when I was a kid?
Lava Liquid have the same cleaning power as the traditional Lava Bar?
Lava Liquid contains the same pumice scrubbing power as the famous Lava Bar that has been cleaning dirty hands for generations. While Lava Liquid offers the convenience of pump delivery, it also contains special moisturizers to help keep hands smooth and soft - even with repeated usage.
Where can I buy
Lava has traditionally been available in the soap aisle of most grocery stores, drug stores and mass merchants. Since its acquisition of the brand in May 1999, however,