Leather

LANXESS provides preservatives for the protection of leather treatment and finishing products against microbial infestation. Manufacturers of such auxiliary products can choose from a broad range of in-can preservation products. A selection of preservatives is shown below.

Products for the leather industry

PREVENTOL® CMK NA PRESERVATIVE (USA)

  • Technical grade p-chloro-m-cresol, solid alkaline formulation.
  • For the preservation of thickener adhesives (including protein-based formulations), concrete additives, metalworking fluids, textile print thickeners, leather etc.
  • For the formulation of disinfectants for use in hospitals, doctor’s offices, industry, institutions and sheds.
  • The product has a broad and very balanced spectrum of activity covering Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, mould and yeast. Particularly effective against putrefactive bacteria and therefore suitable for use in products which are difficult to preserve (e.g. protein-based formulations).
  • only available in the USA