Products for shoe uppers

Thanks to the long experience acquired by its technicians, Silvateam has developed new products for the manufacture of all types of leathers suitable for shoe uppers, from the thin, firm and light leathers to thicker ones, with a firm grain and variable softness depending on the desired articles.

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

Product name Description Application Key benefits
Chestnut N
Dulcotan Special
Chestnut extract Tanning and retanning
  • Improves fullness, roundness, tightness and embossing retention
Indusol ATO
Indusol ATS
Quebracho extract Tanning and retanning
  • Improves fullness, roundness, tightness and embossing retention 
  • Suitable for burnished articles
Ormotan BB Modified vegetable extract Retanning
  • Excellent performance in retanning with a competitive price
  • Improves fullness, roundness and grain tightness
Ritan S
Ritan Plus
Modified vegetable extract Retanning
  • Excellent performance with a competitive price
  • Improves fullness, roundness, grain tightness and embossing retention
Blancotan SH2 Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Suitable for light coloured articles with fine grain and good fullness
Blancotan JT Syntan Retanning
  • Suitable for aniline and glazed leathers due to its low astringency
Blancotan SN Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Improves dispersion and penetration of tanning / retanning / dying and fatliquoring agents
Blancotan W Syntan Tanning and retanning
  • Excellent light and heat fastness
  • Suitable for white and light coloured articles
Blancotan WN Syntan Retanning
  • Excellent performance with a competitive price
  • Excellent light and heat fastness
  • Suitable for white and light coloured articles
Ledoresin ARH Resin Retanning
  • Suitable for firm and full leathers with a soft touch and fine grain
  • Soft leather with good physical characteristics
Ledoresin FF Resin Retanning
  • Suitable for light soft leathers and milled leathers where a uniform pattern is required
  • Good light and heat fastness
Ledoresin MX
Ledoresin MXB
Resin Retanning
  • Improves fullness and tightness of empty areas, belly and flank
  • Fine and firm grain
Kurtalicker GT Fatliquor Retanning
  • Suitable for medium soft articles
  • Firm and lubricating grain
Kurtaminlicker P Fatliquor Retanning
  • Suitable for warm articles with a silky touch and excellent specific weight
Keusol FF Fatliquor Retanning
  • Suitable for very light and soft articles
  • Good light and heat fastness
Sintoil CH Fatliquor Retanning
  • Good fullness and medium softness
Prodotto A893 Fatliquor Retanning
  • Good fullness and medium softness
  • Good shining effect on brushed off articles
  • Avoids typical repousse problems
Oreol CO Fatliquor Retanning
  • Reduces grain cracking
  • Excellent performance with a competitive price