Buckman Leather Director joins LN Steering Committee

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Published:  31 August, 2018

Dr Luis Zugno, Technology Director Leather of U.S. based specialty chemicals manufacturer, Buckman, has joined the Steering Committee of the Leather Naturally initiative (LN).

The LN Steering Committee consists of representatives from leading leather value chain partners and focusses on promoting the use of globally-manufactured sustainable leather. It seeks to inspire and inform designers and consumers about the beauty, quality and versatility of leather.

“Leather is under attack and the leather industry must respond strongly and united, highlighting the beauty and sustainability of leather. We are therefore pleased to welcome Dr Luis Zugno in the Steering Committee. His wide experience and scientific background; from having a PhD in Leather Technology, working as tanner, being a leather Professor, with global experience in chemicals and as the Vice-President at IULTCS, is a huge benefit to Leather Naturally and will contribute to highlight factual right messaging about leather”, said Egbert Dikkers, Chair, Leather Naturally.

Dr Luis Zugno