A+B HIDES is a member of the Leather Working Group

The Leather Working Group (LWG) works towards developing and building protocols for tanneries and leather manufacturers, that ensure compliance with environmental regulations, increase production efficiency and rate them according to sustainable and ecological practices in the global leather industry.


Leather Working Group Certificate

A+B HIDES is a member of Leather Naturally

Leather Naturally promotes the worldwide use of leather that is produced sustainably und seeks to inform and inspire end-consumers, product designers and youth about leather and the leather industry. It also seeks to defend the leather industry against negative publicity and prioritize the positive aspects of the natural material that is leather.


A+B HIDES is a member of the German Hide and Leather Industry Association WHL Wirtschaftsverband Häute/Leder

The industry association Hide and Leather (WHL) preserves and represents the common interests of its member companies regarding the trade with hides and skins, leather, by-products as well as the associated logistic services, towards national and international government agencies and industry associations.

Furthermore the WHL guides its members in all matters that fall into its jurisdiction.