Adidas's Zero-Waste Sneaker


Adidas’s Zero-Waste Sneaker, Creating Electricity from Snowfall, World’s Biggest Sun-Tracking Solar Farm

Adidas’s new ‘Futurecraft.Loop’ sneaker is made out of thermoplastic polyurethane and is completely recyclable; a new device generates electricity by capturing the charge produced when snow contacts a silicone surface; and Dutch engineers have built the world’s biggest archipelago of sun-tracking solar panel islands.

250 Companies Fight Plastic Waste


250 Companies to Fight Plastic Waste, Bisons Return to the Wild, Bio-Bricks Made from Waste

250 organizations such as PepsiCo, Unilever, and H&M have made a pledge to fight plastic waste and work with governments in order to increase recycling; from just 23 left at the turn of the 20th century, bisons are ready to return to their home once agains; and students created bio-bricks out of sand, bacteria, and urine, disposing of waste while also drastically reducing the energy and pollution required for the production of regular bricks.