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Chemical Management

Ensuring best practices in the procurement, use, storage, and disposal of chemical substances.


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See more about our approach to traceability in the leather supply chain through LWG certification.

Social Responsibility

The LWG Standards recognize world-leading social certification schemes.

Tannery of the Future

Are You Ready for an Audit? We launched the LWG Tannery of the Future self-assessment tool in 2019 to support leather manufacturers in their journey towards environmental excellence and…

Become a Member

Learn how to join LWG as a brand, retailer, chemical/machinery supplier, agent trader, association or NGO.

Apply for Certification

Register your interest in being audited via one of the following: LWG Leather Manufacturer Audit Protocol (LMAP) LWG Commissioning Manufacturer Audit Protocol (CMAP) LWG Subcontractor Audit…

LWG Tannery of the Future

The LWG Tannery of the Future self-assessment has been supported financially by the Solidaridad Network, and a representative of the organisation sits on the LWG Tannery of the…

LWG Leather Trader Standard

# Description 1 Scope extended to include traders of unprocessed hides and skins. 2 Expansion of…