A3 Leather Innovation Center

Research, innovation projects and application of new technologies in leather sector

The A3 Leather Innovation Center UdL, a technological partner of international reference for the cluster, develops projects by promoting innovation, research and the application of new technologies in the leather sector.

A3 Leather Innovation Center participates in national and international R&D projects connected with the main actors of the leather industry value chain: farms, meat industry, tanneries, chemicals and fashionable leather manufacturers.

Some of the main objectives pursued by the A3 Leather Innovation Center projects include the opening of new avenues in tanning, thanks to scientific advances; improvements in the process of transforming leather into high-quality organic leather products; and to improve the environmental sustainability of products and processes of tanning industries.