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Registrations are open for the 2020 LWG Regional Meeting in India

18 December 2019

The Leather Working Group is pleased to announce that registrations for the 2020 LWG Regional Meeting in Chennai, India have now opened. The meeting will take place on Monday 2nd February 2020 at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Chennai, held over the same period as the India International Leather Fair (IILF).  Kicking off at 14:00, the meeting will update all delegates on the most recent developments within the LWG programme. The meeting will close at 19:00 and will be followed by a 2-hour buffet dinner, to which all delegates are invited to attend. All LWG members are eligile to attend the India Regional Meeting, with a maximum of 2 guests per company. There is no charge to attend this...


LWG Launches Trader Protocol V3.0

09 December 2019

LWG is pleased to announce the launch of Version 3.0 of the LWG Trader Protocol. This edition is suitable for the following types of operation: Traders who buy raw or part-processed material and sell it on to customers in a part-processed state Traders who buy part-processed or finished material and sell it on to customers in a finished state Traders who buy raw or part-processed material, send it out for sub-contract operations and then sell it on to customers in a finished state To be eligible for this Audit, Traders must:  Have a permanent warehouse facility where material is brought in before dispatch to customers Be able to demonstrate physical and...


Now Closed: Seeking LWG Approved Auditors

24 October 2019

Due to continued growth, LWG are seeking applications from experienced, independent auditors to join our auditing team. In addition to the standard qualifications and skillset required, fluency in Chinese and/or Italian would be highly desirable, although applications are welcome from all who meet the criteria as set out in the Job Description, Selection and Verification Process and Auditor Terms of Reference.   For more information, please visit our auditor page or download the documents below: LWG Environmental Auditor Job Description LWG Auditor Selection & Verification Process LWG Auditor Terms of Reference LWG Auditor Application...