Smart Creation, the podcast, invites you to explore the potential of sustainable fashion.
For this episode, we are pleased to welcome Kenji Higashi, Head of Business Development & Sustainability at Spiber Inc. a new alternative material.
“One of the most important thing is transparency in the supply chain. If a young designer has the choice between two materials, two different factories or different processes, If one is more transparent than the other, it can make the difference, he should always choose the most transparent option.”
This week we are meeting with Kenji, he is responsable for Business development and sustainability at Spiber which is a biotech material company that has develop a way to brewed protein fiber another protein material thought a fermentation process.
Kenji ensures that all the materials that they are producing are made in the most sustainable way possible. This small but fast growing company working hard to offer new solution to the fashion industry. Their materials has been used last year to create North Face products, one of the most sustainable solution on the market.
In this episode, Kenji is going through all the material Spiber has been develop and how the nature has been a major inspiration in this alternative material.