This rustic high-top sneaker from Veja is not only a perfect companion for every day, but was also sustainably produced in Brazil. Details: – Upper: Nubuck leather – Patch: Nubuck leather – V-Log: Natural rubber & 22% rice waste – Lining: tech (100% recycled plastic bottles) – Insole: 52% sugar cane & 23% recycled plastic bottles – Sole: 24% wild natural rubber from the Amazon, 23% rice waste & 12% recycled rubber – Laces: tricolor, 100% recycled plastic bottles – Made in Brazil, in the region of Porto Alegre The inner lining is designed to provide better friction resistance and maximum comfort and flexibility thanks to its mesh structure. In the production of leather, Veja pays attention to two essential aspects: 1. origin of the leather: Veja uses only leather from the traditional animal breeding areas in the south of Brazil and not from the rainforest area. 2. processing of the leather: Veja only works with certified tanners (REACH standards) and pays attention to the environment during production 3. environmental impact To ensure that the chromium does not turn into the toxic chromium VI, Veja carries out random checks throughout the year to monitor the chromium content in the leather. All of these items are controlled via audits.