What Is TPR in Shoes?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 6, 2020 8:19:36 AM ET
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When the term TPR is used in relation to shoes, it refers to thermoplastic rubber. Thermoplastic rubber for shoe sole and foxing strip usage was patented on April 15, 1975.

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