Posts Tagged ‘ Puma ’

Puma aiming to produce compostable trainers and T-shirts | World news | The Guardian

Nov 14th, 2011 | By

Your flowers love it, it’s environmentally friendly and saves on rubbish collection. And soon you will be able to add your worn-out trainers and T-shirts to the carrot peels, potato skins and eggshells on the compost heap at the end of your garden, if German sportswear manufacturer Puma gets its way. “We are confident that

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Greenpeace report links western firms to Chinese river polluters

Jul 24th, 2011 | By

70 percent of all China’s rivers, lakes and reservoirs are classified polluted. 50 percent of China’s water is deemed unsafe for human contact. A Chinese conglomerate supplying Nike, Adidas, Puma and other leading brands has discharged hormone-disrupting chemicals and other toxins into the country’s major water systems, according to a new Greenpeace investigation that raises questions about corporate responsibility for the firms they do business with.