SLTC Approved Hide Powder

Eurofins | BLC can produce and supply your laboratory with white hide powder, which is Society of Leather Technologists and Chemists (SLTC) official hide powder.


Hide Powder Applications

  • Gravimetric Analysis - This hide powder is used for gravimetric analysis to measure the tan capacity of vegetable tanning materials and extracts. 
  • Pharmaceutical - This hide powder can also be used for pharmaceutical purposes such as de-tanning of vegetable and plant extracts.


Hide Powder Production

Hide powder for the gravimetric analysis of vegetable tanning agents and extracts is produced at Eurofins | BLC under controlled conditions.

Hide powder is produced from top quality hides using an extensive washing process based on distilled water. The resulting hides are processed through a special grinding system producing a fine voluminous hide powder which is standardised in its absorption characteristics.


Technical Properties of Hide Powder

  • Ash content <0.5%
  • Ph 5.0—6.5
  • Durability of 3 years stored at 15°C


How to Order Hide Powder

Contact Eurofins | BLC via for prices stating which type of hide powder you would like (black or white). 

Please note, there is a minimum order of 500g.


Hide Powder Lead Time & Delivery

  • Eurofins | BLC can deliver most hide powder from stock.
  • Eurofins | BLC welcomes volume orders however large quantities of hide powder will be made to order and will take 4 weeks.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your order of SLTC approved hide powder, contact Eurofins | BLC today via or telephone us on +44 (0)1604 679999. 


Eurofins | BLC Laboratory Supplies & Equipment

Eurofins | BLC? can supply your laboratory with a range of scientific leather supplies and equipment:

An International Supplier of Hide Powder for Scientific and Technical Applications

At Eurofins | BLC, we are one of the few suppliers of Society of Leather Technologists and Chemists (SLTC) approved hide powder in the world. Our hide powder is prepared to order, with a minimum order quantity of 500 grams.

We have 100 years' experience in the leather industry which affords our company significant knowledge in tanning and leather manufacturing. So, if your company requires consultative support with tanning applications or leather processing then you can contact our team of leather experts.


For Hide Powder, we provide:

  • SLTC approved hide powder
  • Competitive pricing
  • Fast turnaround times


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