THE JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN LEATHER CHEMISTS ASSOCIATION (USPS #019-334) is published monthly by The American Leather Chemists Association, 1314 50th Street, Suite 103, Lubbock, Texas 79412.The Journal of the American Leather Chemists Association publishes manuscripts on all aspects of leather science, engineering, technology, and economics, and will consider related subjects that address concerns of the industry. Examples: hide/skin quality or utilization, leather production methods/equipment, tanning materials/leather chemicals, new and improved leathers, collagen studies, leather by-products, impacts of changes in leather products industries, process efficiency, sustainability, regulatory, safety, environmental, tannery waste management and industry economics.


Published: 2020-12-02

Front Matter

Steven Lange (Volume editor)

Ethiopian Ankelba

An Attempt to Modernize the Cultural Leather Artifact

Elala Teka Genet, Jima Demisie Wegene, Gebrekidan Asfaha Gebrehiwot, Palanisamy Thanikaivelan


Development of Sustainable Strategies for Leather Waste Management through Bacterial Remediation

A. Sindhuja, C. Kurinjimalar, Gladstone Christopher Jayakumar, A. Yasothai, Swarna V. Kanth


Thermal Sensitive Agents for Making Stimuli Responsive Leathers

Jaya Prakash Alla, Nishad Fathima Nishter, Jonnalagadda Raghava Rao



Steven Lange (Volume editor)