Adidas developing plant-based leather to be used in shoes
The new material is one of several sustainability initiatives Adidas has in the works. The company said it produced 15 million pairs of shoes in 2020 that were made from recycled plastic waste collected from beaches and coastal regions.
Source: Adidas developing plant-based leather to be used in shoes - Business Insider
This type of thing needs to be mainstream. Sustainable footwear is hard to come by.