Adidas creates shoe out of ocean waste

Adidas creates shoe out of ocean waste

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German Athletic retailer Adidas has created a prototype running shoe with an upper made entirely of plastic waste found in oceans. There are an estimated 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating through the world’s oceans, enough to fill almost 600 jumbo jets. German athletic retailer Adidas is trying to repurpose some of that waste into something useful. Working in conjunction with conservation organization Parley for the Oceans, the brand recently unveiled the world’s first shoe made using recycled ocean plastic and illegal deep sea gill