Textile & Clothing

Development of heavy-metal-free dye- and tanning agents and processes: application and process development

As an alternative to environmentally harmful chrome tanning, leather tanning tests have been conducted using tanning agents based upon sustainable raw materials. Extracts from the root of Sutton rhubarb and the overground parts of herbaceous knotgrass have proved to be suitable agents. 

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Source: German National Library of Science and Technology Hannover (TIB)