INESCOP, the Spanish Footwear Technological Institute, is an independent organisation of scientific-technical services aimed at companies in the footwear sector and related industries, like the tanning sector.

INESCOP has been working for forty years on meeting the needs of the industries in these sectors, with regards to the carrying out of tests, quality control, studies of materials, the development and implementation of new technologies, training, information and documentation, the environment, industrial design, fashion and applied research.

INESCOP has experience in the research and development of new techniques aimed at reducing the environmental impact of activities carried out within the footwear sector and related industries. Amongst these techniques, reusing tanning baths, using new tanning methods as an alternative to chrome tanning or the production of footwear components using renewable resources stand out.


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