High quality leather hides that have been tannedusing biodegradable, organic ingredients and withoutheavy metals. The skins are tanned and then ‘re-tanned’ before being pressed, split, and drum dyed,followed by open air, vacuum, or machine drying.
They pass requirements for abrasion resistance, colorfastness, grab strength, and dry and wet crocking forfootwear and fashion needs. 15-20 colors are offered and in various finishes, with optional plant and flower extract dyeing.
The hides have been certified compostable in controlled composting conditions according to ISO 14855.
Applications are for fashion, accessories, and footwear.