leather chemistry

Description

Chemical composition and chemical properties of hide/skin and chemicals used and their modification during the different tanning processes. Reactions between hide/skin or semi-finished leather and chemical products during the different phases of process and the factors affecting the performance of the reactions and of the process. Monitoring of the chemical indicators of processing and the characteristics of skins/hides/leather.

Alternative label

  • chemical properties of leather

  • leather chemistry, composition and properties

  • tanning chemistry

  • the chemistry of leather

  • chemical composition and properties of leather

  • leather chemistry monitoring

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Narrower skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/a6ebf2f1-9fc7-404f-80fa-38473b58f23f