Global Leather R&D Organizations
Leather Research Laboratory
BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd
Leather, Chemical, Automotive, Footwear, upholstery and Product testing. Leather Expert Witeness services. Training
INESCOP (Instituto Español del Calzado y Conexas)
Leather, Footwear, Materials, Technology
CTC - Centre Technique Cuir Chaussure Maroquinerie
Leather, Materials, Components, Footwear,
Leather goods, Gloves.
R&D, Training, Information, Fashion,
Testing, Inspection, Audits
PFI - Prüf- und Forschungsinstitut Pirmasens e.V.
Research, engineering, developing test equipment, testing (chemical, physical, microbiological), inspection, certification for the industry: shoe, automotive, leather, textile, synthetic materials, chemical, biotechnology, renewable energy and their component suppliers.
FILK - Forschuninstitut fur Leder und Kunstsoffbahnen
Scientific Society of Hungarian Leather, Shoe & Allied Industries
Publishing a quarterly journal; organising an annual conference.
Unione Nazionale Industria Conciaria
Research and technicla support to: environmental,energy and economic development, technological innovation in the energy impact assessments and economic evaluation of environmental.
Polo Tecnologico Conciario
Stazione Sperimentale per l’Industria delle Pelli Srl
Research Capabilities: Research, Engineering, Leather expertise, Developing test methods and technical specifications, Laboratory testing (chemical, physical, microbiological), Advanced Material Testing (SEM, DMTA, DSC-TG), Pilot Plan Tannery, Documentation Centre, for Technical support for the industry: leather, shoe, leathergoods, automotive, upholstery,
leather chemicals and their component suppliers.
CNCC - National Center of Leather and Shoes
CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute
Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology
Tokyo Metropolitan Leather Technology Research Institute
Leather testing service, Technical assistance to Leather and Trainning for Leather.
NZ Leather & Shoe Research Association
INTI - Cueros
Laboratory for Leather and Environmantal Studies - LACOURO-UFRGS)
M.Sc and Ph.D degrees in Chemical Engineering with emphasis in Leather, Clean Technologies and Biotechnology
Institute for Creative Leather Technologies (ICLT)
University of Northampton