A lightweight, supportive hiking boot that is best suited to everyday walking or backpacking with a modest load. Featuring a durable suede and fabric upper and a GORE-TEX lining, it is built to last and will provide you with breathable, waterproof protection that will keep your feet dry even when the weather isn't on your side. Equipped with a lima outsole for superior traction and grip even when the terrain underfoot is slippery or more challenging, the Taurus Mid also boasts a DynaPu Midsole to provide the wearer with a cushioned ride and reduced energy loss.
We know our customers like to know exactly what they're buying; we're not going to sugar coat it, but we are going to explain it. We've divided up all of the sustainable features we've identified across our product ranges and grouped them into three so you know how your purchase is making an impact: Think Nature, Think Welfare, Think People.
The Lowa Women's Taurus Mid Gore-Tex - Navy has the following sustainability attributes...
Products using natural fibres can range from cotton to wool to hemp and silk - but by being naturally made, they will also naturally biodegrade at their end of lifecycle. Even if you have a natural fibre product, it can probably still be recycled or repurposed before being disposed of. However, if it truly has reached the end of its use, natural fibres need air to biodegrade so please don't dispose of them in landfill.
This brand manufactures over 80% of its products in the country of its headquarters, which has many benefits both for the environment and for workers. Local production means less CO2 emissions, more control over working conditions, and helps to boost the local economy.