What you need to know about waterproof socks

WATERPROOFS: Durable waterproof socks are made of a waterproof material that provides additional protection from rain and wind.

The material, known as Gore-Tex, is extremely waterproof and will not degrade with time or wear.

It is not breathable.

It has a low temperature coefficient.

The waterproof socks have been known to survive some extreme weather events.

They are also more durable than synthetic polyester.

These are the most popular type of waterproof sock in the world.

What you might not know about them: They are made from recycled polyester fibers.

They can be dyed, but not by the same dye that goes into clothes.