Focus on Sustainability
What is meant by biodegradable shoe? Let me say it in a simple way: you put it in the soil, you wait a little while and in the end you can’t find it anymore because it has turned into something else.Learn more about this topic …
Sustainability news from our blog
The independent international testing institute for textiles and leather, has reviewed the requirements for its products and published new regulations which will become effective on 1 April 2021 after a three-month transition period
It’s always nice to receive good wishes towards the end of the year, during the festive season. It’s even nicer if they are full of meaning and concrete action, like those received from the Lombardy-based heel factory.
The Centre for Technology and Innovation applied to the footwear of Alicante develops two projects that are based on the recycling of agricultural materials for the production of footwear
The development of new products for the footwear sector, made of recycled polymers by more than 50%, highlights the strategic value that ICF assigns to environmental and social sustainability to grow and compete on international markets.
Italian Converter’s on a roll recycled leather with eco-friendly finishes.
An international group for the production of articles in rubber, plastic, and silicon, with Ogreen, Oldrati replies to a market that is increasingly attentive to sustainability
The green decalogue of the Consortium wants to commit the entire Italian leather supply chain towards natural regenerative solutions and towards circularity for a zero waste model. And it wants to be a guarantor, both towards international brands that use its productions, and towards the final consumer.
During Lineapelle Olians, Asoltex and Industria Chimica Mediterranea presented a shoe project made with recycled and recyclable components. A concrete look toward the future of sustainable footwear.
The automotive sector is the central issue of the next Brazilian Leather Webinar Series: on November 6, 2 p.m. (GMT)
“We can change colour almost as fast as your mood swings”. Alteray Technology®, applies its all metal free own photochromic pigments, allowing fabrics, leathers and many other materials to change colour in sunlight or under UV rays.
The new line is based on 85% recycled content and is 100% recyclable. Perfect for footwear manufacturers that are looking to boost the amount of recycled material in their shoes, without compromising quality.
The first edition will take place on September 24th (Thursday), at 2 p.m. (GMT).The Brazilian Leather Webinar Series – Leather Business and Future Consumer is a great project that aims to share knowledge and positive experiences about leather, partner industries, and sustainability.
Faced with the COVID-19 emergency, the Treviso-based company has worked hard both in terms of management and creativity production, maintaining the proactive and innovative features that has always distinguished it
Fruit of 3 years of research, the new running shoes combine performance with circular design, thus allowing for complete recyclability