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BLC-APLF to organize Effective Leather Sourcing Conference in HK
Dec '08
Effective Leather Sourcing Conference to take place the day before the Asia Pacific Leather Fair in Hong Kong on the afternoon of 30 March 2009, is an ideal event for those selling leather, supplying to the leather industry or buying leather products and footwear in Asia.

Event co-organised by BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd and APLF Ltd and sponsored by Leather International Magazine.

In the current economic climate, combined with ongoing environmental, social and technical perspectives, the emphasis of this half day conference will be on adding value through the supply chain.

An opportunity to:
• gather key information to help run your leather business more effectively
• shape your organisation to meet the changing needs of the environment
• gain essential knowledge on sourcing leather and crucial intelligence from influential brands and retailers
• develop your knowledge of leather and expand your networks

Topics include:
• Lead and phthalates – CPSC regulations
• New tanning system
• Restricted substances policies and legislation
• The China Market
• Positive aspects of leather
• Environmental stewardship
• Mould/DMF
• Understanding the biodegradability of leather

This event will provide a unique opportunity for all areas of the global leather supply chain to gather valuable knowledge on the leather industry and the challenges of trading profitably in today's business environment.

BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd

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