With a range of newly developed materials, BMW hopes to reduce the emissions created in the production of its traditionally leather surfaces by 85 percent. Part of its commitment to achieve climate neutrality by 2050, BMW has developed leather replacements it believes will wear just as well and feel just as good as leather. The only tip off will be a new grain in the faux material. BMW has worked hard to ensure the materials are ready for the difficulties of being in a car. It says that ensuring they could withstand use on a steering wheel was one of the most challenging aspects. Read original article here.