Nike App Helps Designers Create Sustainable Products [Video]
'Making' helps product creators make informed decisions about the materials they choose by ranking them based on four impact areas.
Nike’s new app ‘Making‘ helps designers and product creators make informed decisions about the environmental impact of the materials they choose. The free app, available to download from iTunes, ranks materials on four impact areas: water, chemistry, energy, and waste.
The designer-specific tool is easy to use and was created with insights and feedback from students at London College of Fashion’s Centre for Sustainable Fashion. They also used the app to create their own capsule collections. Lee Holman, Nike VP of apparel design, said: