SLTC Convention focus on finishing and environment

South Africa
Published:  04 April, 2019

The 2019 Convention of the South African section of the Society of Leather Technologists & Chemists (SLTC) takes place May 17-19 in Pretoria.

To be held at the Green Leaves Country Lodge outside Pretoria, the main papers will focus on the topics of leather finishing, environment and machinery, including two presentation from Italian machinery makers Gemata. Discussion topics will include sustainable ostrich tanning, automotive leather finishing, and wastewater management. The SLTC (SA Section) Annual General Meeting will be held on May 18 and is to be followed by a gala dinner.