15 Nov '11, 8pm

[email protected] is researching compostable shoes & t-shirts!

.@Puma is researching compostable shoes & t-shirts!

Puma launched its first recycled shoe earlier this year - the Re-Suede made from recycled plastic. Photo: Puma Puma is researching the launch of a compostable line of shoes and clothing, according to recent news reports. CEO Frank Koch said the company is working with partners on designs that embrace cradle-to-cradle principles, including shoes and shirts that can be shredded and buried in the garden, according to The Guardian and German business magazine Wirtschaftswoche . Researchers are also exploring using old shoes to create new ones or other products like tires. “We are confident that in the near future we will be able to bring the first shoes, T-Shirts and bags that are either compostable or recyclable to the market,” Koch told Wirtschaftswoche . Last year, the German sportswear giant released a five-year sustainability plan and launched its Clever Little Bag , a re...

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