Nike is updating the Air Zoom Alphafly with a new model that the company says is their most sustainably-minded performance shoe. With Nike Basketball's Cosmic Unity achieving 25% total recycled content by weight, Nike Running took it one step further by creating a shoe with 50% total recycled content by weight. This is accomplished by doing things like using at least 70% recycled materials by weight in the ZoomX midsole and taking the leftover waste from the Zoom Air pods in the 3D-printing process that's used for the Flyprint and Flyknit upper.
Nike reveals its latest marathon-ready technology in the Nike Air Zoom Alphafly NEXT%
The new NEXT% platform enhances cushioning and energy return.
Nike's new Cosmic Unity brings its basketball lineup into its Move to Zero initiative
Move to Zero is the company's mission to achieve zero waste and zero carbon.