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The Future Of Sneakers Could Be Made Of Algae

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Jumping on the eco-friendly bandwagon, Bloom Holdings, LLC the creator of Bloom Foam, recently announced that they were testing ways to turn algae into yoga mats, and traction material for surfboards. Their managing director, Rob Falken, also tipped footwear as the biggest market for algae-based products in the future.

In fact, algae comes with plenty of benefits. It’s a natural approach to creating ‘odourless’ materials and it has ‘anti-microbial’ properties, taking the stink and sweat out of your next pair of sneakers.

Stay tuned for more growth on the story.

[via Complex]

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