Bata launches eco-friendly shoe in Bangladesh

Staff Correspondent

7 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bata launched the first eco-friendly shoe in the country.

The upper of the shoes is 100 percent recycled from PET bottles supported by Refiber™ and on the outsole, they used 30 percent recycled EVA, said a press release.

The insole is 98 percent recycled powered by Ortholite® to ensure the signature Bata comfort.

The collection is available across all Bata flagship stores and online.

 “Bata has always been focused on saving the planet by experimenting with different ways of up-cycling and recycling,” said Bata Head of Marketing Iftekhar Mallick.

Founded in 1894 in the Czech Republic, Bata is one of the world’s leading shoemakers that visions to democratise comfort with style at attractive price points.