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The social impact of leather – slider 

Have you heard about the horrific conditions garment workers have to endure in sweatshops? Disturbingly, all the chemicals used in the tanning process of leather make the tanning industry even worse.

Our lust for cheap leather has moved a large part of the leather industry to countries that don’t care much about labour rights, the environment and animal welfare.

On our website, you’ll find a series of posts that shines a light on some of the disturbing hidden costs of leather production. If you haven’t already, check out our three articles about the impact of leather on animal welfarehuman rights, and the environment.

Elise & Joy

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