Here's how you can turn your plastics into a shopping discount with RES|TOE|RUN
If you’re running out of ways to dispose of your plastics, you’ll love how you can now take an impactful step towards sustainability and get a shopping discount with Res|Toe|Run!
In celebration of Earth Day, Res|Toe|Run partnered with The Plaf (The Plastic Flamingo) for a plastic donation drive and turned 11 of their stores as drop-off points for the donations. You can donate from April 22 to 30, 2022 and get an additional 5% off your in-store purchases on selected brands under Res|Toe|Run’s Greens Selection—a curated menu of footwear and shoe care essentials, made with eco-friendly materials from brands guided by planet-saving advocacies.
To join this cause, you may drop-off at least three (3) pieces of cleaned plastics and avail of their 5% discount at the following Res|Toe|Run stores:
2. Fairview Terraces
3. Festival Mall
4. Ayala Manila Bay
5. Uptown Bonifacio
6. Robinsons Las Pinas
8. Robinsons Galleria
9. Robinsons Magnolia
11. Express ATC
Note that the plastic items accepted for donation only include high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastics like shampoo bottles, cleaning products, beach bottles, and milk jugs; or polypropylene (PP) plastics like microwaveable containers, egg trays, and yogurt and milk tea cups. Make sure to clean your plastics with soap and water or clear any residues from it to keep it hygienic and make The Plaf’s work more efficient.
The Plaf, a social enterprise tackling marine plastic pollution, will collect, sort, shred, and transform your plastic donations into quality building materials, such as eco-lumbers and eco-boards, as well as durable household and office furniture. Through this partnership, Res|Toe|Run helps build resilient structures for the future generation and hopes to influence their community to live a more sustainable lifestyle.
As plastic wastes continue to grow at an alarming rate and contribute to the degradation of the environment, Res|Toe|Run is committed to helping save the planet through plastic reduction and recycling efforts. Aside from this, Res|Toe|Run also promotes sustainability by encouraging more people to switch to greener alternatives and support sustainable footwear and accessories from brands like Native, Asportuguesas, Freewaters, Tretorn, Rockport, Birkenstock, Saola, DFNS, Inooknit, Reef, Holster, and Hey Dude.
When Res|Toe|Run launched their Greens Selection, it was to fulfill one mission: preserve the planet one footwear at a time. Now, Res|Toe|Run takes their advocacy a step further as they partner with The Plaf and makes helping the planet more rewarding.
Taking care of our environment has always been a responsibility tasked to each one of us. Now more than ever, we need to take action to save the Earth, and later on we’ll reap the rewards of our sustainable actions. Make greener choices by switching to planet-friendly pairs and check out our Greens Selection at restoerun.com or any Res|Toe|Run stores nationwide.