Subscribe: If you would like to receive a daily email notification as new messages are posted, click here to subscribe. (Note: New messages are also included in the "My Plastic-Free Life Weekly Digest", so do consider how many emails you would like to receive.)
To add a new topic: Decide which category it will be (plastic-free alternatives, plastic news, rants, etc.) and click on that category. Then, you will see the "Add Topic" button at the top right of the section for that category.
Why Register? You may post as a guest without registering, but your post will be held in the moderation queue until I approve it, and depending on my schedule, that could take a while. If you register, your posts will go through immediately. If you have trouble registering or adding topics, please contact me for help.
I'm looking into getting some plastic-free moccasins since all other shoes seem to have plastic soles. However, even the moccasins that I'm looking at seem to have soles. The pair from the link below calls them "lightweight flexible rubber soles." Does anyone know if these rubber soles are synthetically made (I'm guessing they are)? If they are synthetically made, does anyone know where to purchase a completely plastic-free pair of moccasins? Thanks!
February 16, 2010
I found these online, which say they are made "from genuine full grain buffalo hide, bullhide or cowhide with or without deerskin lining. We do not use rubber, plastic or other synthetic soles, padding or other inserts that help disconnect you from the earth."
They would be okay for people who are not vegan and don't have a problem wearing animal leather.
Most Users Ever Online: 320
Currently Browsing this Page:
Eve Stavros: 54
Angry Beaver: 28
Guest Posters: 179
Administrators: Beth Terry: 367