Laiday refill opened their first bulk store of home care and beauty care almost a year ago in the district 2 of HCMC, and last Sunday 14 July 2019 a new one at 100 Ha Huy Tap street, District 7 HCMC. At Laiday refill they believe that a better world is possible where people are able to meet their needs, and live better, by consuming sustainably. Their core aim is to reduce packaging of course and in their store, you will be able to by without taking home the unnecessary waste in the form of unwanted packaging or having to buy more than you need.
But the refill station is not their only purpose. Indeed, for one year they have been also involved in diverse actions to reduce plastic use and have archived goal such as:
Saved over 300 kgs of plastic packages (or equivalent to 15,000 plastics packages) through refilling
Planted over 200 trees at Phuoc Buu Nature Reserve
Donated 20,000,000 VND to Sea Turtle Protection Activities in Vietnam
Worked with local bars to re-use over 500 glass bottles for refilling
Educated 5,000 young people in HCMC and inspired 30,000 people about plastic pollution and sustainable living style
Organized over 10 free educational workshops for local people to learn about upcycling
Featured monthly weekend flea markets for people to swap unused personal stuff, helping save over 20,000 old clothing items from being thrown away into landfills – every 2nd Saturday 9AM-3PM in Dist.2 HCMC. So if you want to contribute one way or another to get to a more sustainable living style in Vietnam, don’t forget, for your next shopping to go to Laiday refill station or if you have any project about less wastes, less plastic, let them know, and they will be surely happy to be a part of.
LAIDAY REFILL STATION District 2
83 Xuân Thủy, Thảo Điền, Quận 2, HCMC
LAIDAY REFILL STATION District 7
100 Ha Huy Tap street, Quân 7, HCMC
Info and contact HERE