Stahl launches a “future-proof” leather finish product portfolio

Worldwide, there is an increasing demand for more sustainable leather. A development that requires tanners to switch to sustainable solutions. With the introduction of the complete Stahl Neo portfolio for leather finish, Stahl helps tanners to make their business futureproof

Xavier Rafols

Xavier Rafols

The introduction of Stahl Neo is a logical step for the market leader with the ambition to achieve a more transparent and sustainable supply chain. The extensive portfolio is unique in the industry. It seamlessly complies with Zero Discharge Hazardous Chemical (ZDHC) and Manufacturing Restricted Substances List (MRSL) and goes even beyond these guidelines. This means the complete Stahl Neo line is free of any substances from the ZDHC MRSL v1.1 and NMP, NEP, Formaldehyde, Toluene, Xylene DMF and Reach Annex XIV substances or substances from the SVHC list.
Xavier Rafols, Group Director Leather Finish at Stahl, exemplifies the introduction of Stahl Neo:

«There is an increasing demand for sustainable leather finish solutions among tanners.At the same time, switching to other products was considered as a hassle. With Stahl Neo we provide our clients a complete sustainable leather finish range with over 400 products that is easy to switch to. Stahl Neo truly enables tanners to comply with the ZDHC regulations set for 2020 in time.»