adidas Originals and Parley for the Oceans team up once again for the first EQT Support ADV made from recycled plastic
It was 4th quarter of 2016, when adidas unveiled its first collab with Parley for the Oceans via the adidasxParley UltraBoost that also include apparel with materials made from plastic.
The first of its kind for the adidas Originals EQT sneaker line which will be released in two colorways. A shoe not only made to fit the EQT heritage but also missions to change the world one pair at a time by releasing a sneaker made from plastic found in the ocean transforming it to a pair of EQT Support ADVs.
“Every second breath we take is created by life in the oceans. Still, we are killing it off in rapid speed. With adidas Originals we are encouraging and equipping the resistance, the next generation of creators. Rebels, troublemakers and emerging talent who understand the need for change better than anyone. They do, because it’s their future.”
– Cyrill Gutsch, founder of Parley for the Oceans
Parley‘s first product collaboration with adidas Originals EQT line, outs eco-friendly sneakerrs through the EQT Support ADV sneakers where the one-piece, two-tone knitted upper is made partially using recycled Parley Ocean Plastic. Each pair has Parley EQT Support upcycled plastic waste that has been intercepted on Maldivian beaches and coastal communities before it reaches the ocean.
The adidas Originals x Parley EQT Support ADV will be available starting October 14th.