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25/04/2019

First look at Adidas’ 100% Recyclable Trainer

As much as I like trainers, one problem with the modern running shoe is that after they get worn out, you can’t resole them like you can a nice dress shoe. So inevitably, old beat trainers end up in the bin where they rot in a landfill somewhere for the next few decades or more. However, with some help from its forward-thinking FutureCraft design studio, Adidas has created the Loop, which includes some important innovations that could help reduce waste from shoe manufacturing, even if it hasn’t magically solved the... Read More