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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leather

Leather is a durable and flexible material created by tanning animal rawhide and skin, often ... It is more supple and pliable than vegetable-tanned leather and does not discolor or lose shape as drastically in water as vegetable-tanned. It is also ..... Many cars and trucks come with optional or standard "leather" seating.

makersrow.com/blog/2015/03/where-does-leather-come-from-leather-manufacturers-tell-the-history-of-leather

Mar 12, 2015 ... Now that we've explained the basics of the leather process, it's time to delve into where the hides come from. The explosion of industrial ...

www.peta.org/issues/animals-used-for-clothing/leather-industry

Leather can be made from cows, pigs, goats, and sheep; exotic animals such as alligators, ostriches, and kangaroos; and even dogs and cats, who are ...

www.peta.org/features/leather-industry

If you love your dog and you're wearing leather shoes, you really need to see number three.

www.all-about-leather.co.uk/what-is-leather/where-does-leather-come-from.htm

You may not have thought it before but the history of leather is a fascinating area of interest, and these pages guide you through the origins of leather-making, ...

mahileather.com/blogs/news/where-does-leather-come-from

Real leather (not synthetically made) is made from animal skin, and more commonly cow hide, although goat, buffalo and exotic leathers such as snake and ...

www.care2.com/causes/the-shocking-truth-about-leather-no-its-not-a-meat-byproduct.html

Sep 25, 2013 ... We all know what leather is, but how often do we stop to think about ... a maximum of 80 to 100, and upon arrival 400 to 500 come out dead.

www.petakids.com/videos/where-does-leather-come-from

When you get ready for school in the morning, do you think about where your leather belt came from or who was killed for your leather shoes? Eight-year-old ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/bruce-friedrich/why-leather-is-a-progress_b_47414.html

May 1, 2007 ... You think of leather or fur and you think “natural product.” You think of .... Do you have information you want to share with HuffPost? Here's how.

www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2008/aug/27/ethicalfashion.leather

Aug 26, 2008 ... Of course, PVC and PU plastics used in leather alternatives have environmental problems of their own, which I will come back to in future ...