Brooks Green Silence

Oct 7, 2009
Outside Magazine
Green Silence

Running shoes aren't very eco-friendly, thanks to things like toxic glues and petroleum-based foam midsoles. But BROOKS 's GREEN SILENCE flat takes several steps in the right direction. Three-fourths of this lightweight racing shoe is made from recycled products. It's also built with water-based glues, fewer manufacturing steps, and an insole and midsole designed to decompose faster than other footwear. Available February 2010, $100;

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