Natural Fiber Welding Blog

Vegan leather isn’t sustainable leather — but it could be

The issues with the conventional leather industry are no great secret — from the carbon...

The London Leather Workshop calls MIRUM ‘a wonderful discovery’

Sara Battiston is the founder and director of the London Leather Workshop. Sara and her...

How Does NFW Define the “Impossible Shoe?”

We’ve heard a little bit about the “impossible shoe” from our interview with Alan Lugo, NFW’s...

NFW Footwear Expert Alan Lugo Talks Sustainability, Plastics, and More

Meet Alan Lugo, our Product Strategy Manager. We sat down with him to talk about his job, his...

Creating for Today, Dreaming for Tomorrow - MIRUM® Takes World Stage

Change happens when collaboration happens. It takes global commitment to challenge the “ways...

Five of the Biggest Problems with Plastics

By now, you’ve probably heard that plastics aren’t good for the environment. But have you ever...

How MIRUM® is Made

We get a lot of questions about how MIRUM is made, so we wanted to shed light on the process...

Ionic Liquids and the National Science Foundation—Andy Horvath at NFW

Editor’s note: Andy Horvath interned at NFW through the National Science Foundation’s Graduate...

First Collection of MIRUM® Earns USDA 100% Biobased Certification

The first commercially available collection of MIRUM — especially appropriate for patches and...