ILM podcast: Genuine leather and traceability standards – opportunities for the tanning industry

Published:  01 February, 2021
Credit: Dennys Dugarte

The latest episode of the ILM “View from the top” podcast series, covering traceability standards and genuine leather versus alternative materials, is now available free-to-download and listen to here, as well as via Apple Podcast, Spotify and Deezer.

The latest podcast titled: “Genuine leather and traceability standards – opportunities for the tanning industry””, features two audio articles written by ILM Consultant Technical Editor Karl Flowers. The first, “Genuine leather”, looks at the rise of alternative materials and their implications for the wider leather industry as well as potential competition or opportunities for tanners.

The second narrated article, “Why we have a traceability standards” examines the latest developments in traceability and transparency through the leather supply chain and the way different systems and standards are rolled out.

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