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Circular sneakers on the rise in 2021

A growing number of companies are investing in sustainable footwear to help meet the goals of a circular economy. Some are eliminating plastic and chromium from their production of sneakers, while others are launching a subscription service for recyclable trainers. To ensure circularity, one particular French brand has launched collection points for its running shoes, so they can be returned at end-of-life, disassembled and recycled into new products. Learn more about the world of circular sneakers.

 

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