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This Plant-Based Sneaker Startup Wants to Be 100% Vegan Next Year

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Long a staple in the American and global wardrobe, sneakers have been subject to sustainable makeovers in recent years as a new breed of innovators reconsiders the footwear favorite’s planet-polluting profile. Last week, Brooklyn-based Kengos debuted with a rebrand, name change and 98 percent plant-based sneaker that by next year will be vegan through and…

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