Together we can step into a better future​

WHO WE ARE?​

TreadLightly is a national recycling initiative that takes unwanted sport and active lifestyle footwear and responsibly recycles it to give it new life.

the problem Treadlightly exists to solve

Shoes make their way to Australian shores each year

of those shoes are sports footwear

is how long it takes sport shoe components to decompose

HELP US TO RECYCLE ONE MILLION PAIRS OF SPORTS AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLE SHOES​

How it works

Step 1

Old Sport shoes

Take your pre-loved sports shoes into a participating retailer and drop them off in the designated collection unit.

Step 2

Recycling plant

Your footwear is collected and sent to the recycling plant for sorting, breakdown and processing here in Australia.

Step 3

Components extracted

Reusable components are extracted, including rubber, leather and fibres at the recycling facility.

Step 4

New Products

Reclaimed materials are used to manufacture new products such as gym mats, floors and playgrounds.

Thank you for helping us to tread lightly

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BRANDS

TreadLightly is powered by Australia’s leading sports and active lifestyle brands including