Portfolio Category: AWARENESS

Fairtrade-certified cotton

Fairtrade-certified cotton

source and info Many cotton farmers live in poverty. The reasons for this are numerous and include rising production costs, declining harvests and increasing food prices, as well as heavy ...
Sustainable raw materials

Sustainable raw materials

source and info Since on its own the term “natural” doesn’t automatically mean “good”, we only purchase FSC®-certified natural rubber from sustainable forestry sources. This guarantees that the raw material ...
Repairs, Not Trash

Repairs, Not Trash

source and info “Every shoe we can repair here in Germany saves us transport costs from Asia”, says Ethletic CEO Marc Solterbeck. In this spirit, Ethletic has joined with the ...
The right transportation

The right transportation

source and info We take the term “Slow Fashion” seriously. We’d rather wait a few weeks for our sneakers to be delivered by ship from Pakistan than live with the ...
Organic cotton

Organic cotton

source and info Biological agriculture can contribute to a secure food supply, as noted by the Soil Association in its report “Organic cotton helps to feed the world”. Cultivating polycultures ...
Proudly produced in Pakistan

Proudly produced in Pakistan

source and info A few years ago in Pakistan, where our sneakers are manufactured, there were several factory accidents with many victims. According to the organisation “Clean Clothes Campaign” little ...
Vegan

Vegan

source and info Our respect toward life includes animals. Our sneakers make do easily without animal based ingredients and are 100 % vegan. In addition, we only use raw materials ...
Fairtrade-certified Cotton

Fairtrade-certified Cotton

source and info Ethletic sneakers don’t just feel good – they make others feel good. The people wearing them. And the people making them. We see to this with fair ...
Fsc®-certified Natural Rubber

Fsc®-certified Natural Rubber

source and info Exploiting nature is wrong. And unnecessary. We only use natural rubber from sustainable plantations Learn more about the non-governmental-organisation FSC and why their seal is the strictest regarding sustainable ...