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Is Algae the Next Big Performance Story in Footwear?

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Can the key to a more sustainable footwear industry be found in lakes and ponds? If Bloom has any say in it, maybe. The maker of the world’s first plant-based performance foam for footwear found its key ingredient in algae. And the Meridian, Mississippi-based Bloom has created an innovative alternative to conventional foams for insoles, midsoles and outsoles…

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