Scientists Develop the World’s First Method to Comprehensively Recycle Footwear

October 27, 2013 by  
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Scientists from Loughborough University have made great strides in the effort to recycle old footwear. Their process will soon make it possible to put a sizable dent in the billions of shoes tossed into the landfill each year. The researchers have developed a comprehensive system that separates and breaks down the nearly 40 types of materials that can be found in a single pair of shoes. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: landfill , loughborough university , old footwear , shoe recycling , waste stream        

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Scientists Develop the World’s First Method to Comprehensively Recycle Footwear

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