On February 7, 2020, Stahl announced the opening of its ninth Center of Excellence in Kanpur, India.
This center is specialized in the sustainable production of leather and supports the introduction of leather technologies and processing methods that are respectful of the environment.
Michael Costello, Director of Sustainable Development, said: “In this state-of-the-art Center or Excellence for sustainable leather technologies, our experts will work side-by-side with tanners and other local partners to share knowledge and showcase the latest sustainability-driven solutions and technologies, with a particular focus on reducing water pollution in the nearby tanning clusters.
The Center of Excellence is located in Kanpur in order to ensure the successful implementation of
the public-private partnership goals, and to ensure that the initiatives remain in place after the project period expires”.