Tannery Magazines
Avoiding equivocal marketing

Avoiding equivocal marketing

Pierluigi Braggion, coordinator of the UNPAC Technical Commission, explains how it works and what are the objectives of the task force set up by the Italian association of tanning chemists

Committed to sustainability
Jan 12, 2015

Committed to sustainability

Leather tanning chemists met at Chiampo for the 42nd National AICC Convention to talk about research and innovation. Focus was on experimenting new tanning agents, on standards, sewage and also education[:]

Leather does not have to be perfect
Jan 12, 2015

Leather does not have to be perfect

The sales manager of the JBS Couros furnishing division illustrated the philosophy behind the new “Scar Face” leather collection, a name which itself explains the Brazilian giant’s intention to promote in the trade the idea that “lived in” leathers have an added value which should be suitably communicated to the end consumer

We are a scientific platform
Oct 27, 2014

We are a scientific platform

Patricia Casey, new president of IULTCS, spoke with us about new challenges for the chemical-tanning sectors in terms of quality and sustainability, announcing the next World Congress of Novo Hamburgo in 2015

Finishing: thinking out of the box
Oct 13, 2014

Finishing: thinking out of the box

The Veneto group presents an important breakthrough in designing drums, spray booths and drying tunnels by introducing innovative solutions that can enhance raw material right along the work cycle ensuring repeatable results on an industrial scale

Sep 02, 2014

I buoni risultati di Anteprima fanno ben sperare per il prosieguo della stagione che si annuncia ricca di proposte interessanti sia a livello di colori che di rifinizioni

Sep 02, 2014

Tecnochimica marks its 10th anniversary by launching a metal-free process which can boast strength and costs similar to those of chrome

Jul 28, 2014

The AICC Toscana Convention brought to light a highly topical issue, that of technical specifications imposed on tanning by the big names: legally binding documents which often contain restrictions greater than those of current regulations and at times also absurd requests

Jul 28, 2014

Huub van Beijeren, CEO of STAHL, sums up the advantages and advances some consequences resulting from acquisition of the Clariant Leather Business, an operation which has made the Dutch company top player in the tanning-chemicals sector

May 28, 2014

The Waste Water Index in China

The Waste Water Index in China

May 27, 2014

Two intimate perspectives of the human soul are revealed in F/W 2015-16 according to style commission of MILANO UNICA: force and sobriety typical of the masculine side of one’s personality vs. an impulse to “think grand”, touching a spectacular nature

May 22, 2014

The love affair between the Chinese and ‘western’ luxury brands is in full sail. Although spending is already high in the Big Apple and expected to increase, China is seeing a greater growth than absolutely anybody else