The best time to wear sneakers is all the time, however for a pair to fully decompose in a landfill it takes 30-40 years.
Most of the new pairs of sneakers produce alarming amounts of carbon dioxide because of using use virgin plastic, rubber, and petroleum in their manufacture.
In the past, we used to buy new pair of sneakers without paying mind to their impact on the environment, but it is no longer the case. Most of us nowadays are vying for trendsetting styles as well as products made of sustainable materials.
Numbers reveal that more than 23 billion pairs of sneakers are produced every year, in addition 300 million pairs of shoes are thrown out every year.
It’s well-known that shoe production around the world is extremely unsustainable. So, its urgent for this industry to start cleaning itself up.
However, Sneakers are entirely another case as manufacturing them … Read the rest