Compare Materials

Materials included (multiple if blend)

  • Cow leather

  • Polyurethane (PU) synthetic leather

Total Impact

163
43

Impacts per material component, divided by production stages

Cow leather
36.3
73.5
25.0
14.4
0.0
Polyurethane (PU) synthetic leather
10.1
4.8
1.7
13.0
0.0

Production Stages

Cow leather
*Cow hides, global average
*Tanning, chrome process
*Leather finishing, 1 drum operation (dyeing, waterproofing or fatliquoring)
*Leather hang drying
*Leather coating, polyurethane
* = Default
Polyurethane (PU) synthetic leather
*Synthetic leather substrate, 70% Polyester/30% nylon blend
*Leather coating, polyurethane
*Non-woven, needle punching
*Wet and dry process
*Hydrolysis, synthetic leather coating, polyurethane
* = Default