About the Shoe
This innovative and eco-friendly material was developed by Braskem, a Brazilian resin supplier, using sugar cane grown in Southern Brazil. Sugar Foam™ is carbon neutral and super sustainable, replacing petroleum based EVA foam in the Flip Critt.
Vibram has been the gold standard in outsoles since its creation by Vitale Bramani in 1937. Specific high quality compounds for lifestyle, casual and travel applications, with exclusive formulations for comfort and lightweight engineering for enhanced mobility.
Memory foam was developed in 1966 under a contract by NASA's Ames Research Center to develop a material that would provide better seat cushioning and crash protection for airlines. And now it is used in many products including shoes!
Neoprene is considered to be the first form of synthetic rubber ever invented, back in the 1930s. It has been known for its strength and flexibility, but its soft texture also makes it a great material for your foot.