Framed soap compositions contain water and the following ingredients (A)
to (D): (A) from 25 to 60 wt. % of a fatty acid soap containing not
greater than 20 wt. % of insolubles; (B) from 0.1 to 5 wt. % of sodium
chloride; (C) from 0.1 to 5 wt. % of sodium sulfate; and (D) from 5 to 30
wt. % of a polyol. These compositions solidify fast upon production, and
have a high hardness after production.