Products for leather soles

Silvateam has developed a range of products for the manufacture of very firm, rigid or flexible but not elastic leather soles that are thicker compared to classical articles and slightly water-proof.

The following table shows the most important products suitable for leather soles: our technicians are at your disposal to provide more information to suit your requirements.

We can also supply details of various tanning methods used in the market place: rapid, semi rapid and traditional (pit/drum).

Product name Description Application Key benefits
Chestnut N Chestnut N2 Chestnut extract Tanning and retanning
  • Improves fullness, roundness and tightness
  • Chestnut N2 is developed for lighter colour articles 
Dulcotan Special Chestnut extract Tanning and retanning
  • Improves fullness, roundness and embossing retention
  • Suitable for softer articles
Indusol ATO Quebracho extract Tanning and retanning
  • Typical rosy colour of quebracho 
Indusol ATG Quebracho extract Tanning and retanning
  • Typical yellowish shade compared to Indusol ATO
Blancotan 2X Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Metal ions bleaching and masking agent
Blancotan HLF Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Suitable for light coloured vegetable tanned articles
  • Increases the grain's elasticity
Blancotan HLF/21 Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Suitable for light coloured vegetable tanned articles
  • Increases the grain’s elasticity
  • Suitable for sole leathers production due to a low ash content
Blancotan SN Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Improves dispersion and penetration of tanning / retanning agents
Clartan Tanning auxiliary Tanning and retanning
  • Suitable for fixing vegetable extracts in tannage
  • Metal ions bleaching and masking agent for vegetable tanned articles
Ledoplen Tanning auxiliary Tanning and retanning
  • Increases the yield of leather goods conferring a light, bright and even colour
Kurtalin ABM Fatliquor Tanning and retanning
  • Excellent performance with a competitive price
  • Suitable for soft vegetable tanned leather goods with a light, bright and clean colour
Kurtalin EC Fatliquor Tanning and retanning
  • Excellent performance with a competitive price
Lickerflex Fatliquor Tanning and retanning
  • Suitable for soft vegetable tanned articles
  • Easy penetration
  • Good softness characteristic and a light and clean colour
Oreol FO Fatliquor Tanning and retanning
  • Avoids grain cracking