STRATHAM, N.H. - Miōn Footwear, the brand of performance footwear for environmentally-engaged amphibious athletes, announces that it has been awarded the prestigious American Podiatric Medical Association Seal of Acceptance. The APMA Seal of Acceptance recognizes products that contribute to better foot health.
was awarded the seal for its beneficial attributes that promote quality
foot health. Miōn can address minor foot issues with its customized and
personalized fit attributes delivered through its Ergomorphic Footbed
and Super Structure upper designs.
Accepted Miōn® styles include the Current Sandal, Pen Shell Clog, Ebb Tide Slide, Slack Tide Thong and the Fast Canyon.
APMA Seal of Acceptance Program recognizes products which have been
found beneficial to foot health and of significant value when used in a
consistently applied program of daily foot care and regular
professional treatment. The Seal of Acceptance evaluates footwear,
materials, insoles, hosiery, and equipment.
About American Podiatric Medical Association:
in 1912, the American Podiatric Medical Association represents the
nation's premier foot and ankle physicians. The Association has
component societies in 53 locations in the U.S. and its territories and
a membership of more than 11,500 doctors of podiatric medicine. For
free foot health information, contact APMA at 1-800-FOOTCARE
(1-800-366-8227) or visit www.apma.org on the Web.
About Miōn Footwear:
providing an innovative new product, Miōn is committed to a path toward
environmentally sustainable practices. While performance footwear
manufacturing is not yet a "green" process, Miōn is making every effort
to embed its environmental philosophy into every aspect of its business.
Footwear will strive to operate as a carbon neutral brand beginning in
2007 and beyond. Miōn is committed to 100% renewable energy, its U.S.
distribution center gets 60% of its power from on-site solar panels, it
uses recycled materials in all of its packaging and collateral, and
Miōn has created and launched the industry's first Ecometrics label
designed to provide visibility into the environmental impact of its
Miōn's pellet-to-part injection molded EVA
manufacturing process generates 90% less EVA waste than the traditional
process of compression molding EVA. And Miōn is committed to developing
a program that will allow it to use 100% of the EVA production waste in
For additional information on Miōn® footwear,
please visit www.mionfootwear.com. For media inquiries, please contact
Verde PR at 970.259.3555.
MIŌN FOOTWEAR IS COMMITTED TO 100% RENEWABLE ENERGY
MiMn Footwear Awarded APMA Seal of AcceptanceWednesday, 28 November 2007
Miōn Footwear, the brand of performance footwear for environmentally-engaged amphibious athletes, announces that it has been awarded the prestigious American Podiatric Medical Association Seal of Acceptance. The APMA Seal of Acceptance recognizes products that contribute to better foot health.
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