Design to Fade. A collection that is biodegradable and manufactured on demand.

Our times require thinking again about not only what to create but also how to create. Design to Fade considers hyper-local sourcing shaping a new model for just-in-time production.

Leading the way to a zero-waste future, PUMA teams up with Streamateria and Living Colour, specialists biodesign.The result of the collaboration are new biodegradable lifestyle and performance collections that are dyed using bacteria and manufactured-on-demand.

The Streamateria products are designed to perish after a predetermined period of use, and the cutting-edge bio-manufacturing methods ensure that they nourish the natural environment when they decompose. As Performance Products the Biomaterial Coating has the potential to cool athletes.

The Living Colour products are made using a dyeing method that employs no hazardous chemicals, less water and energy minimizing negative effects on the environment. Designs and designers benefit by tapping into the glocal supply chain helping to shape a better world.

© — All rights reserved. — Published on 19 June 2020

© — All rights reserved. — Published on 19 June 2020