WHAT IS GENUINE ECO-LEATHER

Every year nearly 600,000 tonnes of leather ends up in our overcrowded landfills up and up to 50% of traditional leather is unused and ends up in the scrap heap.

 

 

a selection on genuine leather scraps

 

Recycled leather is an engineered product that collects discarded leather from the manufactures of apparel, handbags, shoes, and furniture and transforms it into a truly stunning leather material that is super durable and does not have the negative environmental impact of producing traditional leather. 

 

a worker manufacturing fabric with a machine

 

KEY CHARACTERISTICS OF RECYCLED LEATHER:


Stain-resistant
Sustainable
Highly durable & Fade resistant
Cleanable with soap and water
The manufacturing process minimizes waste, hazardous by-products, and energy expenditure
PVC-Free and Face-finished with eco-friendly cellular polyurethane

 

 

A selection of recycled eco friendly genuine leather fabrics by Punto Belle

 

Recycling leather is a great way to be kind to the environment and turn something old into something new!

 

Punto Belle leather coin purse and leather wristlet fob on a desk

 

CLICK HERE to check out our amazing leather accessory collection.