We are pleased to announce that Leer group has joined as our latest authorised partner, focusing on technical solutions for our customers in India. It is a collaboration of experienced leather technologists with a combined experience in the leather industry of well over a hundred years.
Weesp, The Netherlands, March 8, 2018 – Global leather chemicals manufacturer Smit & zoon announced today the publication of its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report, highlighting the company’s environmental and social performance for 2017.
On January 31st, 2018, Smit & zoon has officially inaugurated operations in its production facility in Chennai, India. The plant manufactures a selection of Smit & zoon’s wet-end and finishing leather chemicals to specifically meet the needs of customers in the Indian subcontinent. Smit & zoon already had a sales office, an application lab and a strong agent network in India. The opening of this production facility is an important next step in bringing Smit & zoon’s products and know-how closer to the Indian market.
Weesp, The Netherlands, January, 8, 2018 – Smit & zoon just announced it is joining the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme and, in doing so, supports the Programme’s vision of widespread implementation of sustainable chemistry and best practices in the textile, leather, and footwear industries to protect consumers, workers and the environment.