The RPPL effect
(RPPL pronounced Ripple)

Introducing RPPL, the sustainable footwear collection featuring a recycled knit upper and algae foam sole. Committed to creating, sourcing, and producing responsibly at ALDO, RPPL is one of many ways we make that commitment very clear. It’s not a one off, it’s the beginning of our future.

Each pair...

  • Has helped clean and filter 35 litres of polluted water.

    This is the equivalent amount of water contained in 70 standard water bottles.

  • Keeps 640 grams of carbon dioxide from entering the atmosphere.

    This is the equivalent of 7 balloons worth of carbon dioxide.

  • Contains 5 recycled plastic water bottles.

    This is our way of recycling with style.

Why did we design a sustainable shoe collection? Here's the sitch...

We're facing an algae crisis

Pollution is increasing algae production at an alarming rate and our freshwater marine life is at risk. Imagine you could take something that’s harming the planet and turn it into something that’s not only stylish, but sustainable, too.

What we’re doing to help

That’s what we’ve done with algae — the fastest growing plant on earth — taking it from polluted waters and putting it into something chic for your feet. For more sustainability specfics, consult our RPPL FAQs!

Every Step Counts

ALDO is always looking to do more, especially when it comes to developing eco friendly practices. RPPL is one of the many innovative strides we’re taking every day on our unending path towards a more sustainable tomorrow. We’re stepping up in big ways and small to reduce our environmental footprint and create a more sustainable society for all.

Up Next