Tag Archives: biodegradable plastic bags

7-11’s Biodegradable Plastic Bags

7-11 was one of the first establishments that used biodegradable plastic bags. They’ve been using them even before Ondoy. After Ondoy, they donated bags to Angel Brigade, which were used to pack food and toiletries and other donations.  That was

Mini Stop going green!

More green good news! (Or is it good green news?)  Mini Stop is already using biodegradable plastic bags! That’s A LOT of plastic bags. I’m a happy camper! I hope more and more establishments follow suit! Tweet This Post

Rustan’s Green Initiatives

I was really impressed with Shopwise/Rustan’s Supermarket when they first came out with their reusable bag program, where you get double points when you use their reusable bags, which are sold for P99.  They launched this way before everyone else. 

Rustan’s Supermarket and Shopwise Reusable Bags

I started being conscious of the use of plastic bags when Shopwise (and Rustan’s Supermarket) introduced their reusable bag program a couple of years ago.  I thought about how much plastic bags I used with our grocery shopping.   Too much!