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Podcast: Marketing leather to the consumer

In the latest episode of the ILM View from the Top podcast, LHCA President Stephen Sothmann and gt&i Director Tim Lewis discuss the motivations behind the Real Leather. Stay Different. marketing campaign. The episode is live now, and also available on Spotify, Deezer and Apple Podcasts.

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Podcast: The Sustainable Leather Foundation

Deborah Taylor, Managing Director and Karl Flowers, Technical Director and founders of the Sustainable Leather Foundation join Martin Ricker, Content Director, ILM for the latest “View from the Top” podcast. Click here to download and listen to the podcast which is also available via Apple Podcast iTunes, Deezer and Spotify.

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Podcast: The art of leather drying

Dr Antonio Polato, CEO of Italian drying equipment specialists, Officine di Cartigliano provides listeners with an overview of the latest leather drying techniques and how tanners and finishers can get the best results from drying their leathers using a range of modern mechanical techniques. Click here to download and listen to the podcast which is also available via Apple Podcast iTunes, Deezer and Spotify.

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ILM podcast: A new leather LCA for the Higg Index by cutting down on waste

Kim Sena, Sustainability Manager at JBS Couros, and Andy Pleatman, responsible for Strategy and Vision at China/Vietnam based footwear upper leather tannery Asiatan, join ILM Editor Isabella Griffiths on the latest episode of the ‘View from the top’ podcast to chat about JBS’ sustainable leather concept, Kind Leather, the importance of material lifecycle assessments (LCA), deforestation, and the image and future of leather.

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