Leather

LANXESS offers the right solutions for the special needs of the leather industry, with preservatives under the brand name Preventol®. These include the protection of hides, especially in the wet-blue stage. The preservatives in the leather area are marketed by our Leather Business Unit. For more information, click here.

Biocidal active ingredients to formulate a preservative for the wet-blue leather industry and for the protection of materials and difficult-to-preserve help and finishing products for leather production are offered by LANXESS Material Protection Products.

Our products for leather

PREVENTOL® ON EXTRA Preservative Solution

    • Liquid alkaline formulation based on approx. 20 % o-phenylphenol (OPP).
    • OPP concentrate for the preservation of industrial products such as glues and adhesives, mineral slurries, products containing protein, metalworking fluids, polishes, thickener solutions, wax emulsions etc.
    • To be used as fungicide in gypsum plasterboard.
    • The biocidal active substance o-phenylphenol offers a broad spectrum of activity against bacteria, yeasts and mould.