Blog posts

  • Is there such a thing like natural leather?

    This blog entry reports on natural leather and why it doesn't exist.

  • The tanning

    This blog entry reports on the different types of tanning and their molecules resp. chemical compounds.
  • Why leather products from Iran?

    Why Iranian leather products? This blog entry reports on the history of leather in Iran and its development.
  • Leather and animal welfare - is that possible?

    Animal welfare and leather? That works. This blog entry explains why leather is produced, where the hides come from and points out that animal welfare and leather do not necessarily stand in contradiction.
  • A tough story of leather

    Quality leather from Italy? That was once. This blog entry reports on inhumane conditions in the tanneries in the Santa Croce district, Italy.