Eco Sneaker

The sneaker industry slowly moves away from environmentally harmful materials

Implications - With the high production rates of the sneaker industry, it is becoming a necessity for the industry to become more conscious of its environmental impact — a fact that can be seen in everything from shoe materials to packaging design. This shift reveals the growing importance for fast fashion to adapt to changing consumer mindsets when it comes to ethical and environmental consumption.
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Waste-Reduction Shoe Boxes - Matadog Design Has Created a More Eco-Friendly Shoe Box
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This Year and V. Hot 3,924 Clicks Pub: Jul 26, 17
Waste-Reduction Shoe Boxes
Matadog Design Has Created a More Eco-Friendly Shoe Box
Andreas Kioroglou, the founder of the design studio Matadog Design spent two years creating a shoe box that is more functional than those often offered by brands, while simultaneously being much... [More]
Kelp-Based Sustainable Sneakers - The 'AlgiKnit' Shoes are Made from Renewing Biopolymers
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This Year and Hot 1,867 Clicks Pub: Dec 7, 17
Kelp-Based Sustainable Sneakers
The 'AlgiKnit' Shoes are Made from Renewing Biopolymers
The fashion industry is notorious for being somewhat wasteful and unnatural when it comes to goods, so the ‘AlgiKnit’ sneakers have been created as a footwear design that is achieved... [More]
Recycled Sneaker Containers - The New Nike Air Max Container is Made from Lids and Drink Containers
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This Year and Warm 1,250 Clicks Pub: Mar 27, 17
Recycled Sneaker Containers
The New Nike Air Max Container is Made from Lids and Drink Containers
In honor of Nike’s Air Max Day, the iconic brand has partnered with Taiwanese architect and engineer Arthur Huang to build recycled Nike Air Max containers. Made from drink containers and lids,... [More]
Eco-Friendly Kids Shoes - Adidas and Parley for the Oceans Created a New UltraBoost for Kids
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New and Mild 12 Clicks Pub: Mar 19, 18
Eco-Friendly Kids Shoes
Adidas and Parley for the Oceans Created a New UltraBoost for Kids
adidas released a new version of the popular UltraBoost for kids, in collaboration with Parley for the Oceans. Sold exclusively in kids sizes, these new shoes are made with fully recycled... [More]
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