Extramural Research - People, Prosperity and the Planet
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EPA Grant Number: SU835511
Title: Environmentally Friendly Leather Tanning Using Enzymes
University of Delaware’s team has designed a new, green chemical for leather tanning. Enzymes and plant extracts are used to replace toxic chemicals that are toxic to the environment and harmful to workers.
Challenge Area(s): Materials & Chemistry