Founded over 30 years ago 1000 Mile were the inventors of the double-layer system where the inner layer stays with the foot and the outer moves with the shoe to avoid blisters. The 1000 Mile Recycled Range, launched in 2021.
Fabrics: Recycled nylon, REPREVE - recycled plastic bottles.
Practices: The brand have been working hard at improving its overall sustainability profile with growing use of REPREVE in new sock collections.
Plans/promises: A continued commitment to materials and packaging and using more recycled, more ecological or just less materials, and shipping it as little as possible – as well as minimising the conversion process and energy inputs to arrive at finished product.
People and animals: N/A
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