Interview with professor Gurisatti, who tells us about his experience at the head of the Italian Leather Research Institute. A lot of work has been done, but the “challenge still to be won is to make it become a an efficiency model of PA”
The nomination of Graziano Balducci confirms the trust of the tanneries in the midst of the relaunch of the national sector research institute. Scientific advisor, professor and ex-minister Luigi Nicolais, will also be working on the upcoming innovation challenges
On 8 June in Castelfranco di Sotto there was a lot talk about the great opportunities offered by the transformation of animal by-products deriving from the tanning cycle. Testimonies by industrial companies and innovative studies focusing on sustainability and circular economy. An invitation to the opening up and sharing of the results by AICC management
The men’s collections for the Spring/Summer 2019 season presented at the 94th edition of Pitti Uomo, an event that has gathered at the Fortezza da Basso in Florence 1240 brands, of which 561 were foreign brands, have proposed sportswear and contemporary classics, in the name of tradition, craftsmanship and innovation.
The Austrian Andreas Kindermann, CEO of Wollsdorf Leather, was unanimously elected the President of Cotance, the European Confederation of National Tanning Associations.
The past year has closed with positive figures for Italian tanners, but the global context is still weak and unstable. President Gianni Russo points out that the sector invests 4% of its turnover in sustainable projects: a burdensome effort to be proud of, but which must be communicated better.
A video dedicated to the promotion of leather of responsibly produced leather has been on the web for a couple of months.
The workshop with the Veneto Region and the Chamber of Commerce at Padova. The SMAU 2018 Innovation Prize to the Italian Leather Research Institute
Scholarships and prizes were awarded to the best students of the Technical Institutes
The training courses start in October 2018. 25 places available
For the 21st edition of the event to be held in Shanghai from 29 to 31 August, the organisers of the All China Leather Exhibition expect buyers not only from the tanneries and manufacturing industries of China, but also an increasing number of participants from the countries of South-East Asia, which represent an increasingly important leather goods and footwear manufacturing industry, thanks to their rising numbers.
A mixed group of companies, research centre and university is developing new technologies for the production of metal-free tanned leather
The projects envisaged by the relaunch plan of the Italian Leather Research Institute was also presented in London and New York
Its laboratory drums are present in practically every Italian tannery and chemical company, impossible not to have noticed them. Sani […]
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.
The German specialty chemicals company indroduces a range of products for NMP-free leather production and develops a future-oriented “Sustainable Leather Management”