Most of Nike’s shoes are made using recycled materials

May 21, 2016 by  
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Nike is taking sustainable style seriously – these days, a full 71 percent of their shoes contain recycled materials . Some of these materials even come from the company’s own manufacturing waste. But they aren’t stopping there, according to the company’s CEO Mark Parker. “Excess materials in the manufacturing of Nike shoes will fuel a future closed-loop model, where waste becomes a product input,” Parker said.

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Most of Nike’s shoes are made using recycled materials

Nike’s New ‘Making’ App Shows the Sustainability of Practically Every Clothing Material

July 10, 2013 by  
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Shopping for eco-friendly clothes can be confusing if you’re not a fabric connoisseur – which is why Nike just launched a new app that catalogs the sustainability of every clothing material you can think of. A material’s environmental impact is explained and evaluated through four categories – waste, water use, energy and chemistry – and the app also includes considerations such as performance and aesthetics. Read the rest of Nike’s New ‘Making’ App Shows the Sustainability of Practically Every Clothing Material Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: clothing technology , eco friendly clothing , green fashion , green living , itunes , iTunes app , Nike Making App , Nike materials app , nike sustainability , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable fashion industry , Sustainable Materials        

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Nike Partners with Bluesign to Improve Sustainability of its Textiles

March 24, 2013 by  
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This week, Nike announced that it will be partnering with Bluesign , the Swiss standard bearer for sustainable textiles. According to the apparel giant, the partnership will “accelerate the supply of sustainable materials and chemistries” for use in Nike products. The agreement will enable Nike’s global supply chain, which spans nearly 50 countries and more than 800 contracted factories, to access Bluesign’s key assessment tools and data at an “unprecedented scale and pace.” READ MORE >   Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Bluesign , eco textiles , eco-fashion , green fashion , Nike , Nike partners with Bluesign , nike sustainability , sustainable clothes , sustainable fashions , Sustainable Textiles

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