4 December 2018 — Press Releases

LIFE GreenShoes4All – A new methodology for a low carbon Economy

LIFE GreenShoes4All – Footwear environmental footprint category rules implementation and innovative green shoes eco-design and recycling

A group of European footwear actors wish to contribute to tackle the negative impacts of climat change in the planet by implementing and promoting a new methodology to calculate the product
category rules for footwear, an initiative launched by the Commission a few years ago to stop proliferation of green allegations in products. Under the new European project “LIFE GreenShoes4All” led by the Portuguese Footwear Technology centre (CTCP), the European Footwear Confederation (CEC) and other project partners will exploit this methodology that is expected help footwear and allied trade companies to be more resources’ efficient, reduce materials and discarded waste.

The full press release is available here