SAFETAN MW 005, a free formaldehyde resin for tight leathers

A melamine resin that adds genuine value where tightness and fullness are main requirements on formaldehyde free leathers.
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PREVIEW: Smit & zoon at IILF 2017

From the 1st to the 3rd of February 2017 Smit & zoon’s Wet-end and Finishing divisions will be present at the India International Leather Fair (IILF) in Chennai, India. We look forward to welcoming you at our stand 2-12-E in Hall 2.
While enjoying some typical Dutch and Italian snacks, our technical – and commercial staff will be available to tell you all about the wide variety of finished and unfinished leathers presented in our booth – most of them focusing on the Indian market.
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Recycled drums at Smit & zoon

From December onwards, Smit & zoon will start using recycled polyethylene drums.
An important next step in taking our CSR approach with regard to packaging materials one step further. Our supplier for polyethylene drums collects them and cleans and checks the drums thoroughly. Depending on the quality, the packaging is either reconditioned or collected for recycling.
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SMIT & ZOON AGENTS RECEIVE AWARD AT ANNUAL AGENT EVENT

MINIKIN LTD AND WINBEST AWARDED FOR THEIR REMARKABLE WORK IN 2016
During the 2016 ACLE (All China Leather Exhibition), Smit & zoon awarded its agents Minikin Ltd and WinBest with an award for their remarkable work in the past year.
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Smit & zoon at ACLE 2016

Weesp, the Netherlands – September 5th, 2016
At this year’s ACLE, Smit & zoon celebrated its 195-year anniversary. What better way to celebrate our 195th birthday than with fresh smoothies? Made on the spot with fresh fruit and veggies, these drinks kept even the 195-year olds vital. Many therefore also visited our stand for a sustainable shot of health!
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Customer Meeting Chennai, India

June 16, 2016
Smit & zoon’s new agent for the Chennai and Vaniyambadi areas ‘Sree Abirami Colours - C.T. MUTHURAMAN’ organized a Customer Meeting.
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SMIT & ZOON AT IILF 2016 IN CHENNAI

From February 1st until February 3rd, 2016
Smit & zoon’s Wet-end and Finishing teams will be present at the IILF 2016 in Chennai, India. Our technical, commercial and management teams are looking forward to welcoming you at stand number 2.7.D.
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Smit & zoon publishes 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility report

Smit & zoon has just published its latest Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report
Which covers our environmental and social performance for 2015 and outlines our CSR approach and our ambition to play a catalyzing role in making the leather value chain largely sustainable by 2025.
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Technique from food industry opens up new ways of studying oxidation processes leather

Weesp, December 30, 2015 - A Smit & zoon study recently showed that a known technique from the food and feed industry can also be applied on leather. This opens up a new way of studying the oxidation processes on leather, the outcomes of which can be of potential use to minimize the risk of Chrome VI formation on leather.
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ZDHC MRSL now includes leather section

On 9 December ZDHC (the Roadmap to Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals ) has published an updated edition of their MRSL (Manufacturing Restricted Substances List ) which now includes a leather section.
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