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KLF Tecnokimica: the solutions that work

What are the most effective products to reduce the levels of formaldehyde, what is the best way to prevent the formation of chrome VI, what types of fatliquors are more sustainable? The chemist/tanner entrepreneur Marco Frediani provides practical answers on the best his company can offer to tanneries in order to help them respect the current regulations.

TFL: innovation starts here

The German chemical multinational corporation renews and relaunches its headquarters in Tuscany to make it an international reference centre for leather fashion

More awareness with the new Smit & Zoon Product Passport

The global leather chemicals manufacturer Smit & zoon will be present at the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) with a brand new collection of leather articles that showcase how Smit’s recent acquisition of the Italian company Codyeco has strengthened the company and its offerings to its customers

 

New developments in leather chemicals by Lanxess

The leather business unit of specialty chemicals company Lanxess is a leading provider of system solutions for the leather industry, […]

The first 30 years of Syn-Bios

The chemical-tanning company based in Veneto has established itself on the Italian and international market thanks to the offer of cutting-edge solutions in terms of safety

Bright, intense colors developed by Stahl for tanners and designers

The advantages of a responsible production process for shoes & leather goods

REACH: safety has its costs

The chemical-tanning sector seems to have surpassed pretty smoothly the REACH deadline of 31 May 2018 and reassures its customers on the continuity of supplies. Financial disbursements related to the registration of substances have been though rather burdensome for the small and medium companies of the sector

REACH: what will happen now

Paola Ulivi of Danger & Safety Paola Ulivi is a safety expert in the chemical-tanning sector, one of the most […]

Health Certificate for Syntan ZLR 100

The retanning agent was assessed by scientific research and consulting institute EPEA against the criteria of the Material Health category in the Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Product Standard.

In the name of sustainability

At the latest India International Leather Fair (IILF) in Chennai, Lanxess presented its comprehensive range of leather chemical products for the manufacturing of leathers destined for all market segments, from footwear to auto interiors.

Low emissions and high quality for Zschimmer & Schwarz

The German multinational company announces its return to APLF of Hong Kong with a captivating range of new products

Very bright shades, more safety and quality with Syn-Bios

The pigment ranges of the Veneto-based company are the result of strong investments in research

Probiotic solutions for sustainable leather

Arsutoria Tannery 06/2017 – Technical Article

An increasingly natural retanning process by Smit & Zoon

Smit & Zoon is testing products made of lignin with the purpose to increase the range of organic product offerings, with regard to the corporate social responsibility which aims to get a sustainable supply chain by 2025.

ISA TanTec: a revolutionary lace

LaceTec, the world’s first truly sustainable leather lace

Tecnochimica has launched a completely TiO2 free production

Titanium dioxide is widely used in various fields. But recent research has raised concerns regarding its potential toxicity.

ICAP at ACLE 2017: welcome to the future

ICAP Leather Chem brings new water-based products and other innovative products to Shanghai. The benefits, with the same effectiveness, are greater attention to the environment and high adherence to the fashion trends

SSIP is attempting to measure the biodegradability

The natural deterioration capacity of materials is a feature that contributes to the sustainability of a product. Everyone knows it, but no one is able to quantify it to give added value to a product.

Smit & Zoon launches the “Product Passport”

A useful tool made available to tanneries to evaluate the performance of chemicals on both leather and the environment

Are appearances deceiving?

We participated in the event organised by Ars Tinctoria in collaboration with X-Rite, where an “ecosystem” of technologies able to give objectivity and measurability to the appearance of materials, in particular to leather, was presented

Future-proof

The leather tanned with Stahl EasyWhite Tan™ looks to a more sustainable future for fashion, as demanded by an increasing number of consumers

ISA TanTec Introduces Luxury Leather

The ISA Luxury Collection offers fashionable leathers that are suitable for a wide range of products including handbags, wallets, accessories and leather-goods for both men and women.

Syn-Bios: tradition and innovation

Research and quality for a safe product that respects the environment, at the service of the tanning industry.

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More awareness with the new Smit & Zoon Product Passport

The global leather chemicals manufacturer Smit & zoon will be present at the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) with a brand new collection of leather articles that showcase how Smit’s recent acquisition of the Italian company Codyeco has strengthened the company and its offerings to its customers

 

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New developments in leather chemicals by Lanxess

The leather business unit of specialty chemicals company Lanxess is a leading provider of system solutions for the leather industry, […]

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HOTMIX, heated mixing plants by S.C. Costruzioni Meccaniche

They are plants conceived to optimize mixing (and dosing too) of numerous chemical substances .

Aug 02, 2018

The first 30 years of Syn-Bios

The chemical-tanning company based in Veneto has established itself on the Italian and international market thanks to the offer of cutting-edge solutions in terms of safety