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MITICO’s project for a new tanning agent

A mixed group of companies, research centre and university is developing new technologies for the production of metal-free tanned leather

Training and research at the forefront for Italian Leather Research Institute

The projects envisaged by the relaunch plan of the Italian Leather Research Institute was also presented in London and New York

Nuti Ivo Group: a brand-new tannery

Equipped with the most advanced technologies, the new facility in Santa Croce is dedicated to finishing, and will make a 20% increase in production possible. The Tuscan group has invested eight million euros.

A green project for Ethiopia with Stahl

The Green Tanning Initiative was launched during the All African Leather Fair of Addis Ababa on 11 June.

The Mastrotto Group invests 15 million euro in Santa Croce sull’Arno

The new production plant of the company based in the Veneto region, leader in Europe in the sector of tanning bovine hides and which will employ about fifty employees, will be achieved through the use of the most advanced energy-saving technologies and in respect of the environment.

Greater efficiency and less waste

The Veneto-based company presented in Hong Kong its finishing lines

Sustainable Leather Campaign for a cleaner future   

With only two years to go, brands and tanners are being challenged to meet the Zero Discharge Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) goals: the elimination of all hazardous chemicals in the whole production process of the global textile, leather and footwear value chain

Adient Aerospace is born

The joint venture with Boeing is focused on the production of airplane seats. Objective: to excel in an expanding market that by 2026 will reach 6 billion dollars


The Italian Association of Tanning Auxiliary Manufacturers joins the foundation aimed at eliminating hazardous chemical substances along the entire fashion supply chain

New generation drums

Revomec will present its innovative Dharma and MD dry-milling drums, all made of stainless steel and available in different types and sizes.

A new spray booth

To meet the wider needs of customers, Barnini has designed a new rotary spray booth model which will not replace the existing one on the market but will complete the range offered.

New self-cleaning Belt Filter

The latest innovation from SC Costruzioni Meccaniche is called Belt Filter, a self-cleaning belt filter made of AISI 304 stainless steel, composed of two lateral frames and longitudinal reinforcements.

A mini-laboratory with Spraylab

Fratelli Carlessi exhibits Spraylab, its innovative spraying machine with robotic arm, which presents itself like a real mini-laboratory, in which the tannery technician can test small productions and samples optimizing time and resources.

More power for more beautiful leather

Bauce presents a new through-feed setting out and sammying machine that is positioned at the top of the marker.

Deepcolor, two-sided dyeing

At Tanning Tech 2018, Gemata is presenting Deepcolor, an innovative through-feed dyeing machine coming from the great experience and technological innovation of the Veneto-based company

The new milling drums Black Line® are still top secret

Erretre is proud to announce the development of a new generation of milling drums that are set for distribution right after Tanning Tech 2018

A new through-feed sammying machine for wet blue

The Escomar Italia, always focused and improving its through feed sammying machines for wet blue, is introducing into the market the new model “PCR-E56”.

Creativity without borders

AEFFE has realized a new machinery in order to create fashion accessories, footwear, leather goods, belts, gloves and so on

For more sustainable spraying

At the fair, the Veneto-based company exhibits the Hydrospray cabin equipped with high efficiency gun

To unload hides there is PEGASUS

Pegasus is an accessory positioned under the stacker to collect the hides and load them automatically on the horse.

“We want to grow further”

Interview with Piera Lotti, General Manager of the Tuscan company specialising in the development of leather finishing chemicals, who tells us about the company’s investment plan for this year aimed at achieving new growth and expansion goals in the international market

Golden Year at Lanxess

The German multinational company’s turnover exceeds 2.4 billion euro, an annual growth of 25% suggest a gross operating margin of 1.3 billion euro.
In September Lanxess was again listed in Europe and World Dow Jones Sustainability Indices.

Objective of Sustainability for Stahl

From the launch of the Sustainable Leather Campaign, to the closing of the BASF transaction, to the opening of a new Lab in Arzignano: many innovations at the house of Stahl, which aims at an increasingly eco-friendly chemistry

ISA TanTec Heshan opens its doors to young high schoolers from Germany

ISA TanTec has shown its support to the educational system and local community in Heshan by participating in an interesting student exchange initiative

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Mar 19, 2019

Vacuum dryers for all sizes

From size S to size XXL. Mec Man presents MecPack and MecGiant: the smallest and the largest of its vacuum dryers, designed and built to meet all drying needs.

Mar 19, 2019

The Venetian Mecenero at the head of leather chemists

The new chairman of AICC focuses on the collaboration between tanning districts and other organisations in the supply chain, as well as on strengthening training activities

Mar 19, 2019

The decisive step of sustainability

The goal is obviously still very far and the crossroads to be faced are many, but companies are now moving through projects and with a look on the many issues that characterise the theme.

Mar 19, 2019

“Team play in the leather sector is fundamental”

FGL International produces a complete range of innovative and effective chemical products for tanning and retanning phases.

Mar 19, 2019

The challenge is the global leather demand

Stephen Sothmann, president of USHSLA, the American hides and skins traders’ association, answers the questions of ARSUTORIA Tannery commenting 2018 results, the impact on leather sector of US-China trade war and future prospects.