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
Erretre is proud to announce the development of a new generation of milling drums that are set for distribution right after Tanning Tech 2018
Successful start for the REEL pilot project
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
ISA TanTec has shown its support to the educational system and local community in Heshan by participating in an interesting student exchange initiative
In Arzignano, the new application lab for automotive, leather goods, footwear and furniture
With the new Platepress 2800, the Empoli-based company offers operators a series of innovative solutions to simplify and speed up the pressing process
A talk with Yves Morin, CTC CEO & UITIC president
U.S. Hides and Skins market situation. Last year US exports showed an increase of 7% in value for salted hides, but a decrease of -4% in wet blue. The outlook for next months will depend on the rate of recovery in global demand for leather.
Interview with Thomas C. J. Yu, new-elected President of CHEMISTS’ UNION
It’s fundamental to avoid driving leather into a commodity price bracket
The 31 May 2018 deadline appears to be a problematic one and many fear consequences for the tanning industry due to the impossibility of finding commonly used substances for which registration was not required and which have, therefore, been removed from the market.