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… And Introduces a ‘Green Shoe’

by Alexander H. Tullo
September 20, 2010 | APPEARED IN VOLUME 88, ISSUE 38

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Credit: Bayer MaterialScience
Credit: Bayer MaterialScience

Bayer MaterialScience has unveiled a new concept shoe that it has dubbed the “Ecotrekker.” The firm says 90% of an Ecotrekker shoe is made of eco-friendly materials produced by Bayer. For instance, a microcellular polyurethane elastomer used in the outsoles and midsoles is made with up to 70% renewable raw materials.

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