Newlight and Nike partner in carbon-negative technology

November 1st, 2021

AirCarbon Pellets and AirCarbon Leather, shown here, are already being used in the fabrication of wallets, bags and phone sleeves. Newlight Technologies and Nike are partnering to help further scale the sustainable technology. Photo: Newlight Technologies Inc. Newlight Technologies Inc., Huntington Beach, Calif., is partnering with Nike to explore the use of AirCarbon, a carbon-negative […]

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Nike’s Flyknit to use only recycled polyester

March 11th, 2016

Nike has announced that all core yarn for its Flyknit styles will be made from recycled polyester. Since the design’s launch four years ago, the knitted manufacturing technique has prevented 3.5 million pounds of waste and has diverted 182 million plastic bottles from landfill. The design has been in development for more than 10 years […]

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