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Nike Wants to Make Waste History—Here’s How

Rivet's 2020 Denim Circularity report takes a deep dive into how the global denim industry is plotting its circular future amidst a worldwide pandemic.

Nike envisions a future where the idea of waste simply doesn’t exist. From Flyknit, a core polyester yarn derived from castoff plastic bottles, to Flyleather, a “super material” made with at least 50 percent recycled leather fiber, the sportswear Goliath has been finding treasure in trash for decades. Case in point? Nike says it has…

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