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Protocol 6.6 Now Launched!

01 October 2018

We are pleased to announce that Protocol 6.6 is now published! Protocol 6.6 is available to audit against from 1st October 2018.  In line with LWG’s commitment to ensure adequate preparation notice is given, there will be a 6-month introduction period where leather manufacturers can choose to use the existing P6.5.3 or the new P6.6.  From 1st April 2019, P6.6 will become mandatory and P6.5.3 will be removed from circulation. Key Changes to the Protocol include:  Housekeeping:  This is one of the most impactful changes to the current protocol.  From 6.6.0, the Housekeeping Section will become a critical scoring section.  It is no...


LWG Main Member Meeting – Milan 2018

11 October 2018

The LWG, now in its 13th year, held its second full Member Meeting of 2018 in Milan, Italy on Friday 28th September, immediately following the Lineapelle Leather Fair. The full day conference was attended by over 110 delegates, following a productive week of LWG meetings, including a two-day LWG Auditors Meeting and meetings of the Supplier Sub-Group (SSG), Animal Welfare Group (AWG) and the Executive Committee (EC). A Networking Reception was also hosted to allow members to gather in a more informal setting. Delegates were briefed on the increased membership and scope of LWG, noting that the group has continued to see healthy growth in the number of members across all sectors, as well...


Silver Award for Carasco SpA

12 December 2018

Congratulations to Carasco SpA for achieving a Silver Medal Award following their recent audit.


Webinar: LWG Website (12th December 2018)

28 November 2018

We are pleased to announce that a webinar to take members through the use of the LWG website will take place on Wednesday 12th December 2018, at 10.30am and 2.30pm UK time. The webinar will focus on highlighting the website’s functions and content and making sure our members know how to get the most value out of it as a digital resource. Furthermore, we will announce future directions for the LWG website, formulated in response to the needs of members in recent months. We will welcome suggestions and discussion on the development of the website to ensure we provide a high level of service to all our members. Please contact the LWG Membership Administrator, Sarah Fenton, via...


Successful Trader Audit for CONG TY TNHH LAMIPEL VIET NAM

11 December 2018

Congratulations to CONG TY TNHH LAMIPEL VIET NAM on their recent Trader Audit.

 


Gold Award for Hebei Dongming Leather Co., Ltd

05 December 2018

Congratulations to Hebei Dongming Leather Co., Ltd for achieveing a Gold Medal Award follwing their recent audit. 


Successful Audit for Comet Pelli SRL

30 November 2018

Congratulations to Comet Pelli SRL on completion of their recent audit. 


Successful Audit for AFFCO New Zealand Ltd - AFFCO Wiri

29 November 2018

Congratulations to AFFCO New Zealand Ltd - AFFCO Wiri on completion of their recent audit. 


Successful Audit for AFFCO New Zealand Ltd - AFFCO Napier

29 November 2018

Congratulations to AFFCO New Zealand Ltd - AFFCO Napier on completion of their recent audit. 


Bronze Award for Conceria Errepi s.n.c

29 November 2018

Congratulations to Conceria Errepi s.n.c for achieving a Bronze Medal Award following their recent audit.


Gold Award for Derivados del Colageno SA (DERCOSA)

22 November 2018

Congratulations to Derivados del Colageno SA (DERCOSA) for achieving a Gold Medal Award following their recent audit.


Successful Audit for The Tasman Tanning Co Ltd

22 November 2018

Congratulations to The Tanning Tasman Co on Successful completion of their recent audit