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adidas’ Clean Classics Collection Redesigns Originals To Reduce Environmental Waste

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After dropping the highly-teased SUPEREARTH collaboration with Sean Wotherspoon, adidas is launching the Clean Classics collection, which reinterprets six Originals with an eco-friendly lens.

As it’s the Superstar‘s 50th Anniversary, the shell-toe makes three entries in the upcoming capsule. Both standard and Bold iterations use Better Rubber, a sustainable compound comprised of 90% natural and 10% recycled rubber. Furthermore, the once-basketball-icon has been constructed with the brand’s new pattern-cutting process, which reduces waste. All three pairs feature “THE CLEAN CLASSICS” branding on the tongue, but only two versions of the model don a handwritten message on the lateral heel that encourages people to reflect on their environmentalism.

Adjacent pairs of the Top Ten Hi, Stan Smith, Supercourt, and Continental 80 are also clad in “Cloud White”, but some indulge in stark “Green”, “Collegiate Royal” or “Scarlet” contrast. Each upper contains 70% recycled material and sits atop a speckled outsole constructed from the same mixed rubber compound as the Superstars. Vegan alternatives to animal-derived materials appear elsewhere, most notably in the form of a OrthoLite® sockliner and polyester lining.

Enjoy a quick look at the entire Clean Classics collection ahead, and find pairs arriving to the adidas CONFIRMED app on September 10th.

For more from the Three Stripes, the next Ninja Nite Jogger arrives soon.

adidas Clean Classics Collection
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$85-$110

Make sure to follow @kicksfinder for live tweets during the release date.

Where to Buy

adidas Superstar
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$85
Color: Cloud White/Off White/Green
Style Code: FW2292

adidas Continental 80
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$100
Color: Cloud White/Off White/Green
Style Code: FV8468

adidas Top Ten Hi
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$110
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Green
Style Code: FW4145

adidas Stan Smith
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$100
Color: Cloud White/Off White/Green
Style Code: FV0534

adidas Stan Smith
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$85
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Green
Style Code: FU9609

adidas Supercourt
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$100
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Collegiate Royal
Style Code: FU9728

adidas Continental 80
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$85
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Scarlet
Style Code: FU9787

adidas Superstar
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$90
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Core Black
Style Code: FW2293

adidas Superstar Bold
Release Date: September 10th, 2020
$110
Color: Cloud White/Cloud White/Shock Purple
Style Code: FY0129

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