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2021 Young Leather Scientist of the year

February 25, 2021 | Admin LASRA

The executive committee of the IULTCS have announced the winners of the 2021 research grants with this news release as below and we are thrilled that a LASRA staff member is again conferred a...Read More

LASRA Leather & Fellmongery Courses for 2021

February 22, 2021 | Admin LASRA

LASRA Leather & Fellmongery Courses for 2021: LASRA Certificate in Fellmongery and Leather Processing This is a one-year part-time course and is the mainstay of the training activity for...Read More

2021 NZ Collagen Symposium

February 17, 2021 | geoff

Collagen is a versatile protein which is in high demand across a range of applications, such as cosmetics, food and beverages, and medical devices. The current manufacturing capacity within New...Read More

Science fun for future scientists

December 10, 2020 | Admin LASRA

Rafea Naffa has been named a recipient from this year's Earle Creativity and Development Trust. The award was given for a series of school holiday chemistry shows Rafea performed at Te Manawa...Read More

LASRA Course students receive their awards

December 9, 2020 | Admin LASRA

Tutor Rowan Bell presented Pablo Lozano his award for the runner-up student on the 2019 Introductory Course (Bovine). The presentation took place at Pablo's workplace at Tasman Tanning, Whanganui...Read More

Out with the old …

November 18, 2020 | Admin LASRA

It was a day of heavy lifting when LASRA's old samming machine was replaced with a later model acquired from what was NZ Light Leathers. The logistical operation of getting the 4.8 tonne machine...Read More

LASRA Conference 2020 announcement

July 6, 2020 | admin

After careful consideration and taking advice from our industry, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 LASRA Annual Conference scheduled 13th-14th August 2020. We do apologise...Read More