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S&V African Leather Magazine Vol16 No8 August 2022

This Magazine is sponsored by SAFLIA

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03 Upfront
- A new quip from Sam Setter in each issue.
- COP 19: Preparation is the key, says Pieter Swart of the SA Taxidermy & Tannery Association.

05 An Eclectic View
- Wasserglas: Old technology with future potential? asks H. Procter.

08 Notice Board
- After a lifetime in the ostrich leather business, Frik Kriek of Cape Karoo International looks back on a remarkable career.

13 Sustainability
- Sustainable Leather Foundation founder and MD Deborah Taylor writes on the role of partner profiles and QR codes to create a truly holistic approach to sustainability for the whole leather value chain.

15 Weights & Measures
- Compiled by the ISTT.

16 Fairs & Conferences
- Tyson Foods to sponsor IULTCS Young Leather Scientist grant in 2023.
- III IULTCS EuroCongress Scientific Programme announced.
- Registration for AICLST conference in New Zealand underway.

17 Agriculture
- The unveiling of Niche Farmers: 'An Agri-TV series for every black man and woman dreaming of becoming a farmer.'
- 'Making the Cut': Karan Beef launches brand campaign.
- Despite some headwinds, the positive agri export environment is likely to continue in 2022, says FNB's Paul Makube.

20 Knowledge Transfer, Education & Training
- Making leather, Part 7 of 10: Small skins: hair sheep and goat: grain leathers, by Richard Daniels.

Advertisers in this Issue
Els Agencies (03), ISTT (OFC), Italtan (06), Mimosa (07), Rolfes Leather Division (02), S&V Calendar (01), S&V Directory (12), Southern African Footwear & Leather Export Council (SAFLEC) (04), SIMAC/Tanning Tech (09).

In The Next Issue
- Try again: Is export, across the board, the most sensible way forward to SA's leather industry?
- Out on 07 September.

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