About Us

This website is an initiative of CAPPEQ, an international association that brings together some of the leading tannins producers. 

The aim of this project is to make the final consumer aware of the existence of tannins, and discover a natural product used in many industrial processes. 

The use of tannin allows to obtain high quality products, with unique properties

Tannin is also an environment-friendly ingredient. Its production takes place according to sustainability criteria and its use is decisive in reducing the environmental impact of different processes. 

Information on the benefits of tannin can be helpful in orienting the purchasing choices of final consumers as well as the production criteria of manufacturing companies. 

We thank for participating operatively in the project: 



We also thank for sharing information and multimedia materials:

Cuoio di Toscana – Consortium of Tuscany Leather

Pelle al Vegetale – Italian Vegetable Tanned Leather Consortium