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S&V African Leather Magazine Vol14 No8 August 2020

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3 Sam Setter's Pills
- A new quip from Sam Setter in each issue.

3 Lanxess to sell organic leather chemicals business to TFL.
- A new quip from Sam Setter in each issue.

5 Hair-On Leathers: Signs Of Recovery For Some.
- Improving every week, says Afritan's Craig van Heerden.
- Not a good time for game skins, says Cape Karoo International's Frik Kriek.
- Contract business down, says Game Skin & Leather Tanning's Frik van Rensburg.
- Managing the unpredictable, says Nakara Tanning's Theo Jauss.
- Plenty of skins, customers in short supply, says Oasis Tanning's Grant Hoffman.
- Catch-up or decline? Asks Malome Leather's Sam Wells.
- Restrictions easing, business will return, says SATTA's Pieter Swart.

13 An Eclectic View
- Columnist H. Proctor writes about petrochemicals, and why the tanning industry needs to wean itself off of the cornucopia of products it offers.

14 Education
- 3 students complete ISTT's highest course.

15 Weights & Measures
- Compiled by the ISTT.

16 New Products
- Developments by Lanxess.

17 Animal Welfare
- Live sheep exporters get go-ahead to ship 56 000 animals.

18 Agriculture
- Update on the foot-and-mouth outbreak in Limpopo.

19 Trade
- South African hides, skins and leather trade statistics for June.

Advertisers in this Issue
APLF (8), Cape Karoo International Ltd (), ISTT (OFC), Lanxess (2), Mimosa (6), Rolfes Leather Division (4), Stahl ().

In The Next Issue
- Leather for crafters - Under the radar.

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