The Ecologist (2012): Toxic chemicals used for leather production poisoning India’s tannery 

The Ecologist (2012): Toxic chemicals used for leather production poisoning India’s tannery 

India’s tanning industry has started tackling environmental issues but its progress on worker safety is woeful. Illness and deaths linked to toxic tanning chemicals appear worryingly common.

The Ecologist is a British consumer and environmental magazine.

The Ecologist (2012): Cruelty and animal suffering blight India’s booming leather industry

The Ecologist (2012): Cruelty and animal suffering blight India’s booming leather industry

Cattle crammed into trucks, calves hurled on their backs and other serious animal welfare abuses happen daily in India. Despite ambitious legislation, animal welfare is a concept the leather industry are yet to embrace.

The Ecologist is a British consumer and environmental magazine.

Tænk (2012): Lædersko produceres under kritisable forhold (photos only by Peter)

Tænk (2012): Lædersko produceres under kritisable forhold (photos only by Peter)

Danish: Produktionen af lædersko efterlader et massivt aftryk på mennesker, dyr og miljø. End ikke de bedste producenter har styr på alle led i produktionsforløbet.

Tænk is a Danish consumer magazine.