The specificities of materials that are used in the shoes are comprised of a combination of recycled and organic materials. The upper of the shoe is made of recycled polyester as well as Ricinus oil in Brazil and its outsole is equipped with a Rock-Plate, which is a horseshoe-shaped cushioning that is made from 53% sugarcane. As for the sole, it was made by both Veja and Italian footwear company Vibram who conducted research to make a functional sole with sustainable materials. The shoes are currently available and are priced at $245.
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