Win 100% Biodegradable Eco Footwear from 1Moment – 5 Winners! {10/22; US & CAN; ARV $100}

by Charise Rohm Nulsen

I recently had the pleasure of trying a pair of 100% earth friendly footwear from OneMoment Canada. They are made in Spain and are brand new to North America. I love reducing my carbon footprint in any way that I can, so these shoes seemed perfect for me.

Biodegradable Footwear

In addition to the eco-friendly aspect of this shoe, I enjoy the easy wash and go material. This is a perfect shoe to use for gardening or to run around with the kids in the mud. They are so easy to rinse and dry!

The OneMoment shoes are also super easy to store. I can roll them up and fit them in a very small pocket of the already stuffed backpack that goes everywhere with my kids and me. If shoes get dirty or wet, or if my feet just get tired if I am wearing boots with heels, these are so easy to change into.

Although I haven’t tried these shoes for kids because my children are still too small, these would be excellent shoes for little ones with sized 10 feet and up to use to play outside. They have a strong grip, so they are perfect for preventing slipping, and they provide a natural range of motion, so your children will have the same feeling as they would running around barefoot.

The OneMoment shoes come in so many fun colors – Blue, Lime Green, Cactus Green, Yellow, White, Black, Pink or Red – and provide and fun, eco-friendly way to accessorize an outfit. The pair pictured above an below are Cactus Green.

One of the things I especially love about this shoe is that they are only $20 – and that includes FREE SHIPPING! You can buy several colors and keep these easy to wear shoes in various places for convenience like rolled up in your purse or on the porch.

As OneMoment describes:

Inspired by Amazonian tribesmen who paint their feet with natural latex for maximum grip on slippery rocks, OneMoment watershoes are made with a soft eco-polymer that molds to the shape of your feet, weighs under 165 grams, and rolls up easily to fit in tight spaces. Popular with the outdoor communities in Europe, OneMoment is now available in the U.S and Canada, and has been featured on Gizmag and Ubergizmo for their style, function and 100% biodegradability. The shoes are made in Spain, come in multiple colors and sizes for adults and kids, and cost $20 with free shipping.

Biodegradable Eco FootwearAnd if you would like to learn about how this amazing eco footwear is created:

The 01M shoes are comprised of an advanced corn and starch based biopolymer with a small percentage of natural oils and resins added for elasticity. They have passed strict European certification for 100% biodegradability and can be easily disposed of in the compost bin when worn out.

The shoe contains no glues, solvents or chemicals used in the traditional manufacturer of footwear such as:
– Azoic colorants
– Cancerigenous colorants
– Formaldehyde
– Pesticides
– Chlorinated phenols
– Organochlorine
– Heavy metals
– Nickel
– Solid ink particles
– Phthalates
– Organic tin compounds

Similarly, the ink and colorant masters are biodegradable, and based on 100% natural materials that conform to OEKO-TEX and other European regulation such as: EN 14046:2003-ISO14855-1:2005, EN 13432:2000 et ASTM D6400-04.

Each 01M shoe is made through a carbon compensated process that significantly reduces the amount of CO2 greenhouse gas emissions as well as energy consumption used in their manufacture. The injection molding machines have been modified to produce the shoe and packaging in a single injection operation, thereby reducing overall energy consumption by up to 80% over standard methods.

To learn more about OneMoment shoes, visit their web site, or follow them on Twitter or Facebook.

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Disclosure: I received a pair of shoes from OneMoment, but all opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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{ 26 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Brittney Minor October 7, 2013 at 11:35 am

They look and sound awesome ao I would love to try them out!
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2 carol October 7, 2013 at 4:15 pm

I have problem feet, and love the wide toebox and natural components, that’s why i want to win!


3 Loretta DeWitt October 7, 2013 at 6:53 pm

I would Love to win these they sound very comfortable and I like that they have a strong grip I’m always slipping in my shoes and afraid I’m going to fall.


4 Ida Mae October 8, 2013 at 2:28 pm

Who doesn’t nee more shoes? I certainly do!
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5 michelle October 8, 2013 at 8:10 pm

easy, low maintenance and portable, 3 words I love to hear!


6 Christine October 8, 2013 at 10:19 pm

cause I need comfort


7 Shenee October 9, 2013 at 12:02 am

These Look Pretty Cool Love The Ease Of wearing And Cleaning them


8 beth shepherd October 9, 2013 at 11:11 am

I would like to win as they seem very comfortable and I like that they are eco friendly


9 Dorothy Teel October 9, 2013 at 4:46 pm

I would love to have a pair of shoes that are comfortable and easy to wear with room for my toes.. I like that these shoes are easy to carry around and environmentally friendly


10 Jessica @ OrganicallYou October 11, 2013 at 5:04 am

I would love to win because I love wearing sustainable, ecofriendly clothing


11 Maryann D. October 12, 2013 at 10:12 am

I would love to win because I never had a pair of shoes like this and I love that it is chemical free.


12 jwilliams October 12, 2013 at 8:20 pm

I’m always looking for new minimalist footwear!


13 Wanda Bergman October 12, 2013 at 10:42 pm

I’d love to win because I think these shoes look sooo comfortabl! And they’re cute, too!


14 Deb E October 12, 2013 at 10:43 pm

I have different sized feet! One has a bunion (tmi) but I like soft shoes and love that they are washable.


15 Brenda Witherspoon-Bedard October 12, 2013 at 10:58 pm

These sound like great shoes – would love to try them out :)


16 Cheryl F. October 14, 2013 at 12:44 am

I want to win because these shoes look super comfortable.
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17 Leigh White October 18, 2013 at 9:39 am

I LOVE learning about more non-toxic products. Thanks for sharing :)


18 Lorena Keech October 20, 2013 at 6:57 pm

I think they would give me great traction when walking our big dog.


19 Laurie Emerson October 21, 2013 at 9:40 pm

I would like to win as I love these shoes. They look so comfortable and I love how eco friendly they are,


20 Alicia October 22, 2013 at 12:06 am

I would love to win these for my mother in law who works in a greenhouse.


21 Donna M. Clark October 22, 2013 at 12:46 am

I would love to win because these look really comfortable.
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22 Joy Q October 22, 2013 at 8:05 am

I could really use a new pair of shoes & I really like that they are eco-friendly


23 Crunchy Con Mom October 22, 2013 at 3:53 pm

I’d love to win because I love shoes and these sound like interesting ones!


24 Sheree October 22, 2013 at 5:23 pm

I would love to try a pair of these shoes, they look very comfortable and I love products that are eco-friendly


25 Shannon F October 22, 2013 at 9:04 pm

These look so comfortable and I love, love, love that they are eco-friendly! :)


26 Charlene Kuser October 22, 2013 at 9:59 pm

I would like to win because I like that they are made with no glues, solvents or chemicals
They sound very healthy for your feet.


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