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Nylon made from solar power/Timberland’s Ground to Good sustainable shoes

May 10, 2017

Nylon, which a great fabric because of how adaptable and durable it is may be replaced by something more sustainable.  A new textile which is made from using solar energy has been discovered by Miguel Modestino and his team at NYU.

While clothing and shoe production has long been one of the most impactful activities on the environment, there are efforts within the industry to reduce it. One of them leading the way is Timberland and we're joined by Margaret Morey-Reuner, Director of Strategic Partnerships.