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What Is Vegan Leather? Is It Eco-Friendly?

What Is Vegan Leather? Is It Eco-Friendly?

What Is Vegan Leather? Vegan leather is made from non-animal sources. It's meant to mimic the look and feel of animal leather without the ethical and sustainability issues that come from animal leather. Vegan leather can be made from synthetic or natural materials. For a leather to be truly classified as vegan, it must be 100% free of animal byproducts and animal labor.  Not all vegan leather is created equal. Only certain types of leather are truly considered eco-friendly. For example, bobobark only uses eco-friendly cork leather to create sustainable vegan purses.  Unfortunately, companies all over the globe try to greenwash their products...

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