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Leather Enzymes and Chemicals

Tex Biosciences is India’s leading manufacturer of Leather Enzymes and Specialty Chemicals. The company has to its range innovative and high-quality Leather Enzymes and Chemicals for various stages of Leather Processing. The range includes Enzymes, Wetting and De-greasing Agents, Auxiliaries, Syntans, Fatliquors, Preservatives and Finishing Chemicals.

Tex Biosciences manufactures a wide range of Leather Enzymes for a variety of applications. The product range includes Enzymes for Soaking, Liming, Bating, De-greasing, Neutralization and Finish Stripping applications. All of Tex Biosciences enzymes are well buffered, substrate specific and gives the exact desired effect on leather. Tex Biosciences’ Enzymes are 100 % REACH Compliant and Ecologically sustainable products.

Benefits of Soaking Enzymes

  • Faster soaking
  • Reduction in pollution load and water consumption
  • Gives flat pelt and reduces back bone fat
  • Reduces drawn grain and wrinkles
  • Increases are yield in wet blue hides and skins

Benefits of Liming Enzymes

  • Gives very clean pelt with good opening up of fibre
  • Reduces wrinkles and removes stains and pigments
  • Achieves uniform colour in wet blue with total hair removal
  • Helps in low sulphide lime unhairing process of skins and hides
  • Cleans the deep-rooted scud effectively

Benefits of Bating Enzymes

  • Produces very fine, silky grain in bated pelts
  • Gives good air permeability
  • Helps in better scud and pigmentation release

Benefits of Degreasing Enzymes

  • Solvent free degreasing to reduce pollution in tanneries
  • Provides deep penetration and good dispersal of fat
  • Can be used for heavy fat sheep skins
  • Swift opening of fibre structures and removal of excess fat
  • Gives extra yield due to excellent dispersing of neck and back bone fats

Benefits of Neutralisation Enzymes

  • Improves quality and strength of hides and skins
  • Provides smooth, silky grain with tight break
  • Gives good softness and elongation in wet blue hides and skins
  • Very useful in the processing of soft gloving, garment and upholstery leathers
  • Provides excellent grain relaxation and improves yield

Benefits of Strip Finishing Enzymes

  • Specially formulated to strip finishing films in a very safe manner
  • Does not affect the other properties of processed leather
  • Helps reprocess dead stock

Benefits

Soaking Enzymes

  • Faster soaking
  • Reduction in pollution load and water consumption
  • Gives flat pelt and reduces back bone fat
  • Reduces drawn grain and wrinkles
  • Increases are yield in wet blue hides and skins

Liming Enzymes

  • Gives very clean pelt with good opening up of fibre
  • Reduces wrinkles and removes stains and pigments
  • Achieves uniform colour in wet blue with total hair removal
  • Helps in low sulphide lime unhairing process of skins and hides
  • Cleans the deep-rooted scud effectively

Bating Enzymes

  • Produces very fine, silky grain in bated pelts
  • Gives good air permeability
  • Helps in better scud and pigmentation release

Degreasing Enzymes

  • Solvent free degreasing to reduce pollution in tanneries
  • Provides deep penetration and good dispersal of fat
  • Can be used for heavy fat sheep skins
  • Swift opening of fibre structures and removal of excess fat
  • Gives extra yield due to excellent dispersing of neck and back bone fats

Neutralisation Enzymes

  • Improves quality and strength of hides and skins
  • Provides smooth, silky grain with tight break
  • Gives good softness and elongation in wet blue hides and skins
  • Very useful in the processing of soft gloving, garment and upholstery leathers
  • Provides excellent grain relaxation and improves yield

Strip Finishing Enzymes

  • Specially formulated to strip finishing films in a very safe manner
  • Does not affect the other properties of processed leather
  • Helps reprocess dead stock

Tex Biosciences manufactures both Anionic and Non-Anionic Wetting and De-greasing Agents for the Soaking and De-greasing Process. All Wetting and De-greasing Agents are REACH Compliant and are NP, AP, NPEO and APEO free.

Benefits of Non-Ionic Wetting Agents

  • High HLB value surfactant
  • Easy to Handle and use
  • Compatible with all stages of leather processing

Benefits of Non-Ionic Degreasing Agents

  • Produces less foam in soaking and degreasing
  • Helps overcome fat spew and uneven dyeing problems
  • Degreases fat and disperses the fat throughout the skin

Tex Biosciences manufactures good quality leather auxiliaries for improving leather quality in Soaking, Liming, De-greasing, Vegetable Tanning and Chrome Tanning areas. Our Auxiliary range of chemicals is 100% REACH compliant.

Benefits of Anti-Wrinkle Auxiliaries

  • Improves smoothness of grain
  • Reduces wrinkles and drawn grain
  • Excellent effect on loosening short hairs and scud

Benefits of Dispersing Auxiliaries

  • Reduces wrinkles and promotes uniform plumping with smooth grain
  • Can be used in reliming to improve the colours of the pelt
  • Reduces belly looseness

Tex Biosciences manufactures a full range of high quality Syntans for Pre-Tanning and Post-Tanning Applications. The product range includes Acrylic Syntan, Phenolic Replacement Syntan, Naphthalene Syntan, Dispersing Syntan, Bleaching Syntan, Melamine Resin Syntan, Polymer Syntan and Chrome based Syntan.  All our Syntans are 100% REACH Compliant.

Benefits of Acrylic Syntan

  • Gives preferential filling in the looser areas of the leather
  • Can be used in combination with chrome tannage during rechroming
  • Gives good touch and feel to leather

Benefits of Phenolic Replacement Syntan

  • Gives smooth, mellow feel to all types of leathers
  • Compatible with Resin and Vegetable Syntans
  • It gives good filling and results in uniform dyeing

Benefits of Naphthalene Syntan

  • Can be widely used in retanning process
  • Gives excellent fullness with mellow feel
  • Gives good filling properties and can hide defects in leather

Benefits of Dispersing Syntan

  • Has excellent dispersion action with acid and direct dyes
  • Produces uniform dyeing
  • Minimizes the shade variation in dyeing operation

Benefits of Bleaching Syntan

  • Gives good bleaching effect on all kinds of leather
  • Compatible with Resin Syntans and Vegetable Tannins
  • Ideal for White Crust

Benefits of Melamine Resin Syntan

  • Gives excellent filling properties
  • Compatible with other range of Syntans and Vegetable Tannins
  • Improves retanned skins and maintains smooth grain and tensile strength

Benefits of Polymer Syntan

  • Can be used in all stages of retanning
  • Gives smooth and tight grain
  • Ideal for shoe uppers, garments, upholstery leather & suede

Benefits of Chrome Based Syntan

  • Can be used in multiple applications
  • Improves uniformity
  • Gives better colour yield in semi chrome tannages along with chrome powder

Tex Biosciences manufactures a wide range of Fatliquors that are specific to the kind of leather that the tanner wants to manufacture.  The product range includes Vegetable Fatliquors, Synthetic Fatliquors, Semi Synthetic Fatliquors, Cationic Fatliquors and Fish Oil Based Fatliquors.  Tex Biosciences’ Fatliquor is 100% REACH Compliant.

Benefits of Vegetable Fat Liquors

  • Gives good emulsification, penetration and increases tensile strength
  • Ideal for upper leathers, splits and gloves
  • Gives good dispersion of vegetable tannins

Benefits of Synthetic Fat Liquors

  • Gives good lubrication with good light fastness
  • Penetrates deeply in leather fibres
  • Ideal for gloves, garments, naturally dry milled and soft upper leathers

Benefits of Semi-Synthetic Fat Liquors

  • Ideal for crust leather
  • Gives good internal softness
  • Has good light fastness properties

Benefits of Cationic Fat Liquors

  • Has multiple uses in leather processing
  • Can be used in chrome tanning of hides and skins
  • Gives silky touch and shine in garment suede

Benefits of Fish Oil Based Fat Liquors

  • It is a high lubricating Fatliquor
  • Ideal for light weight garments, dry milled softy nappa, nubuck and gloving leathers
  • Completely odourless

Tex Biosciences manufactures a wide range of high-quality Leather Bactericides and Fungicides. The product range includes preservatives for Soaking, Pickling, Chrome Tanning, Fatliquoring applications. In addition, we have a special range of TCMTB Free Fungicides for Leather. Tex Biosciences’ Preservatives are all 100% REACH Compliant.

Benefits of Soaking Preservative

  • Gives excellent preservation in soaking operations
  • Economical & versatile preservative with multiple applications
  • Well proven result

Benefits of Pickling Preservatives

  • Pickling preservative with good anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties
  • Easy and safe to handle
  • Well proven result

Benefits of Chrome Tanning Preservative

  • Gives effective preservation in chrome tanning
  • Easy and safe to handle
  • Well proven result

Benefits of Fatliquoring Preservative

  • Gives effective preservation in fatliquoring
  • Easy and safe to handle
  • Well proven result

Tex Biosciences manufactures high quality finishing chemicals. The product range includes Binders, Waxes, Fillers, Lacquer Emulsions and Dye Solutions that improve the quality of leather finishing.  Our Finishing Chemical products are 100% REACH Compliant.

Benefits of Binders

  • Aqueous acrylic copolymer emulsion
  • Gives an elastic non tacky finish
  • Imparts smooth feel to finished leather

Benefits of Waxes

  • Ideal for all finishing formulations
  • Can be used as base coat to improve soft touch and handle
  • It aids in plate release

Benefits of Fillers

  • Non whitening characteristic with excellent inter-coat adhesion
  • Produces well filler leather surface with defect coverage
  • Helps to improve plate release properties in resin finished leathers

Benefits of Lacquer Emulsions

  • Lacquer emulsion for application in top coats
  • Gives good shine and pleasant feel to leathers
  • Offers good adhesion as a top coat

Benefits of Anionic Dye Solutions

  • Gives full bright shades on all types of finished leathers

Benefits of Cationic Dye Solutions

  • Can be used as base coats
  • Produces full brilliant shade

FAQ

What are the different type of Leather Enzymes and Chemical products that you Manufacture?

We Manufacture a wide range of Enzymes and Specialty Chemicals that are used in Soaking, Liming, Bating, Degreasing, Chrome Tanning, Neutralization, Re-tanning, Fat Liquoring and Finishing Operations of Leather. Our Enzyme range includes Enzymes for Soaking, Liming, Bating, De-greasing, Neutralization and Finish Stripping applications. Our Chemicals Range includes, Wetting and De-greasing agents, Auxiliaries, Syntans, Fat Liquors, Preservatives and Finishing Chemicals

Are all Products REACH Compliant?

All products that we manufacture for Leather Applications are REACH Compliant. We provide a signed declaration for each of our product stating that they are REACH Compliant.

How do you ensure consistent quality in your products?

We are an ISO 9001, ISO 22000 and FAMI QS certified Organization. All our products and processes are strictly monitored, controlled and continuously improved. We employ an ERP system where all Finished Products are tested and only if the product quality is approved by Quality Control, can the product be billed and dispatched to customers.

Do you offer Customized products?

We are able to offer customized products based on market conditions and customer requirements. Please do get in touch with us for your specific requirements.

Do you provide Technical Service to back  products?

We have a team of 15 senior and well qualified technicians with both local and international experience. Our entire sale is backed by good technical service. Our technicians will be able to assist with training and knowledge on how to use our products in your process and how to get the best benefit from our products.

How does your Leather Enzymes and Chemicals Product quality and price compare with other competitors in the market?

We are an original Enzyme and Specialty Chemicals Manufacturer. We operate two State of the Art Plants in Tamil Nadu, India. Being a high-quality manufacturer, we are able to guarantee the best possible quality in products at attractive and economical prices.

Do you export Leather Enzymes and Chemicals to Other Countries?

We have a strong domestic and international presence with exports to over 22 countries across the globe. We supply to distributors and end customers in their Export segment.

If I need specific information and sample for a product, how do I obtain the same?

Please contact us through email or through Website Enquiry page and we will provide detailed information on the product of interest to you. We are also able to provide technical service and sample for a product that you require.

If I wish to visit your office and plant prior to buying, is it possible?

We readily welcome all visits to our office and plant. Seeing is believing and when prospective customers see our facility and our quality system then understand and trust us more. We would be able to show you our manufacturing facility, our technical expertise and the values that govern our company.

Do you offer Contract Manufacturing Services for Companies that wish to purchase product under its own brand name?

We do offer Contract Manufacturing Services and we are able to manufacture and supply Leather Enzymes and Chemicals under the brand name of the customer if they wish for the same.