TIRRENINA™ – Environmentally friendly microfiber suede

Tirrenina™ is Kuraray’s line of sustainable man—made leather that is produced entirely without solvents but water-based and contains only a minimum amount of polyurethane. Its manufacturing process reduces the usage of water by 70% and of CO2 by 35%. 

Tirrenina™ is characterized by an excellent bonding and tear strength as well as a low and even elongation. Its superior hand feel and great mouldability make it suitable for a wide range of demanding applications, especially those of environmental concern. 

Tirrenina™ can be used in footwear, gloves, bags, furniture, automotive, accessories and is currently available in polyester suede and nubuck version in various thicknesses.

Terrenina™ Nubuck and ameretta™ Nubuck have been certified as conforming to Standard 100 by OEKO-TEX.

Contact Kuraray

Please contact us if you would like to know more about TIRRENINA™.

Telephone: +49 69 305 85 304
Fax: +49 69 305 853 88