Sole Tech chief Pierre Andre chatted with the LA Times recently about eco-friendly technology, recycled materials, and all things green. Click on it for an educational read.

“If I can have a company that can work on the green model,” he says, kicking back on a couch crafted from discarded skate decks in the Lake Forest offices of Sole Technology Inc., “it might inspire other companies and we’ll have a green revolution—like the Industrial Revolution, but only with everyone trying to reduce their carbon footprint.”