Future of the Environment

Your next pair of shoes could be made from seaweed

A handful of seaweed is displayed as masses of green seaweed, which at times emits noxious gasses, is seen on Kerlaz beach near Douarnenez in Brittany, western France, August 30, 2011.  REUTERS/Mal Langsdon  (FRANCE - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TRAVEL DISASTER)

A startup has created a biodegradable yarn, reducing landfill waste from traditional fabrics. Image: REUTERS/Mal Langsdon

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