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Podcast – How has Zeology been received in the industry?

Zeology has been launched last autumn. How has it been received in the industry so far and what are the plans for the further roll-out? Listen to the podcast!

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Nera hosts Masterclass on the Biodegradability of Leather

Nera Tanning launches Biodegradability campaign with a Masterclass and Whitepaper.

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Discover the science and chemistry of Zeology

Transparency in leather tanning: Nera shares the science of new tanning agent Zeology. Watch our two brand new films.

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Automotive Leather Supply Chain Digital Forum with Smit & Zoon

On 9 December Hans van Haarst will give an exclusive insight in the science of Zeology and discuss the future of the Automotive Leather Supply Chain.

Smit & Zoon and Arsutoria School collaborate in Design Challenge 20/21

We proudly present the Smit & Zoon’s Design Challenge, a competition between 5 talented young designers from 5 different countries. Their goal is to create shoes for the high-end of the fashion industry, with an emphasis on the sustainability.

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Zeology provides tanning in a completely new way

Zeology provides tanning in a completely new way with advantages throughout the whole value chain.

Meet the tanneries that are working with Zeology

The first tanneries are now ready to supply leather tanned with Zeology. Proud to announce these distinguished tanneries as partners of Zeology.

Furniture and automotive brands “definitely want this”

The desire among brands and end consumers for leather that is of high quality but more sustainable seems clear. Interview with Hans van Haarst in World Leather.

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Strategic Partnership between Smit & Zoon and BioProTech Italia S.r.l.

In line with their shared goal for a more sustainable leather industry, Dutch multinational Smit & Zoon and Italian based BioProTech Italia S.r.l. are joining forces.

Inpelsa and Dercosa tanneries started the application of biopolymers on leather

Aim of this final conference was the introduction of the Life Biopol project to customers of the beneficiaries and stakeholders of the leather sector.

Codyeco completed the construction of the prototype Plant

The new plant is equipped with specific sensors, which will be able to monitor the impact that the production process will have on the environmental footprint of the synthesized products.

Educating at Jiaxing University

Early November we held an intensive and full-immersion one-week Leather Finishing Course at Jiaxing University (Zhejiang Province).