Since 2010, we decreased greenhouse gas emissions per shoe by 26 percent.See more of our sustainability efforts in our Running Responsibly report.
Tag Archives: sustainable
April 19, 2013
We think the Earth is like your favorite playground. Run around it, have fun in it, meet people and go on adventures. But pick up your trash and take care of it so that others can enjoy it, too.
April 20, 2012
In celebration of Earth Day, Brooks put together a list of a few ways runners can reduce their environmental impact. For those who are less familiar, Earth Day is held annually on April 22 to increase the awareness of and celebrate Earth’s natural environment. The name and concept of Earth Day was first established by peace [...]
April 2, 2012
If you haven’t tried the Green Silence out, you should give it a look. This lightweight racing flat comes in a half dozen stylish colors and is built with soy-based inks and 75% recycled materials. The midsole of the Green Silence is even developed using BioMoGo, the world’s first-ever biodegradable midsole for running shoes. All this technology [...]
October 13, 2008
This past summer, Brooks hosted writer Florence Williams for a visit to our manufacturing facilities in China. Florence was doing research for an in-depth Runner’s World article about the environmental impact of running shoes. Our aim was to help her understand how complex running shoe material sourcing and manufacturing is, share the challenges all performance [...]