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How do you make a biodegradable jacket? Kathmandu tells all

After more than four years in development, Kathmandu’s biodegradable jacket, NXT-Level BioDown, launched earlier this year, and last month it received a coveted ISPO Award at the outdoor and sports industry’s leading international trade fair.  We spoke to Kathmandu’s head of product innovation and sustainability, Manu Rastogi, about the process of developing the jacket and how it will help the company achieve its goal of 100 per cent circularity by 2025.  Inside Retail: Where did