The A3 Leather Innovation Center has an experimental tanning plant, fully equipped with the machinery needed to carry out the entire tanning process.

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The laboratory for chemical, physics, and soundness tests follows internal quality control based on regulation UNE-EN ISO / IEC 17025 Quality Management System in accordance with regulation UNE-EN ISO 9001: 2015 (AENOR).

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Certifications and accreditations

The A3 Leather Innovation Center has national and international certifications that guarantee its professionalism.

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Certifications and accreditations
  • 30

    professionals including research staff, academic faculty with doctorates, doctoral candidates, and grant holders
  • 5.000

    actions in a single year for more than 150 companies in a wide variety of sectors
  • 9.000m2

    of facilities with a laboratory area and a fully equipped leather pilot plant

Talent + research = innovation

The A3 Leather Innovation Center is a research group at the University of Lleida (UdL), that specializes in the leather production chain.