News List

LWG and Tannery of the Future announce collaboration

26 March 2019

Leather Working Group and Tannery of the Future foundation have announced that they will start an intensive collaboration that will lead to full integration of the Tannery of the Future Sustainability checklist into the Leather Working Group website and programme. LWG’s Manager, Deborah Taylor, and ‘Tannery of the Future' Chair, Antoinette Gast,  have expressed their intent of working together to help the leather industry to become more sustainable and environmentally responsible. The collaboration will lead to the further development of the current Tannery of the Future sustainability checklist that can support tanneries worldwide to fully understand what is...


Successful Audit for Model Tanners

08 March 2019

Congratulations to Model Tanners on completion of their recent audit. 


Successful Audit for Piel Color Company for Tanning and Finish Leather SAE

28 February 2019

Congratulations to Piel Color Company for Tanning and Finish Leather SAE on completion of their recent audit. 


Successful Audit for Conceria Superior S.p.A

07 February 2019

Congratulations to Conceria Superior S.p.A on completion of their recent audit. 


Successful Trader Audit for Importe-Comércio Internacional S.A.

07 February 2019

Congratulations to Importe-Comércio Internacional S.A. on their recent Trader Audit.


Silver Award for Curtume CBR S.A. (Argentina)

05 February 2019

Congratulations to Curtume CBR S.A. (Argentina) for achieving a Silver Medal Award following their recent audit.


LWG Main Member Meeting – Milan 2018

11 October 2018

The LWG, now in its 13th year, held its second full Member Meeting of 2018 in Milan, Italy on Friday 28th September, immediately following the Lineapelle Leather Fair. The full day conference was attended by over 110 delegates, following a productive week of LWG meetings, including a two-day LWG Auditors Meeting and meetings of the Supplier Sub-Group (SSG), Animal Welfare Group (AWG) and the Executive Committee (EC). A Networking Reception was also hosted to allow members to gather in a more informal setting. Delegates were briefed on the increased membership and scope of LWG, noting that the group has continued to see healthy growth in the number of members across all sectors, as well...


Gold award for KAR Leathers (P) Ltd

30 January 2019

Congratulations to KAR Leathers (P) Ltd for achieving a Gold Medal Award following their recent audit.