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S&V African Leather Magazine Vol12 No5 May 2018

This Magazine is sponsored by SAFLIA

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Grudging backing for DTI's export restrictions plan
- SHALC members overcome their differences to give united reaction.

- DAFF explains its reasons for reintroduction of permit on leather imports.

Hides & Skins
- Kenya: Government sued over tax on processed hides & skins.

- Padenga says firm skin demand to drive profitability.

Biodegradable Finishes
- Columnist H. Proctor writes about an issue of growing concern for the industry.

- Recovering phosphorus from sewage sludge ash.
- A word on phosphorus by Roger Rowswell of Tannery Environmental Consultancy Services.
- Some hide and leather specifications, compiled by the ISTT.

Chemicals/New Products
- Lanxess 'supports sustainable leather production'.
- TFL: Low impact tanning technologies.
- ICLT students visit TFL Italia.

SLTC Convention
- Our convention continues its recovery.

- If we don't have food security, we fail our nation - DAFF DG on farm killings and stock theft.
- Climate advisory for the 2018 winter season.
- Cases of Rift Valley Fever have been confirmed in the Free State.

Advertisers in this Issue
Buckman (6), DyStar Boehme Africa (2), ISTT (19), Lanxess (12), Malome/TFL (OFC), Mimosa Extract Co. (14), Rolfes Leather Division (OFC), SCOT (8), Source Africa (16)..

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