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Haere rā Eylem

September 10, 2019 |

Today LASRA says goodbye to visiting Turkish scientist, Dr Eylem Kilic who has been with us for three months working on an environmental project with Tasman Tannery assessing the life cycle of...Read More

Leather Industry Student Awards 2018

August 16, 2019 |

A highlight of the LASRA Annual Conference is the presentation of awards to the top performing students of 2018 at the Conference Dinner. This year 3 of the 4 winners were able to attend the...Read More

2019 LASRA Conference

July 11, 2019 |

Join us at the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre for our 70th Annual Conference, 15-16 August 2019. 70th LASRA conference programme 2019_v5Read More

PhD student wins big in small competition

July 9, 2019 |

Congratulations to Bizhu Li who won the first prize in the 3-Minute Pitch Competition at NZIFST Christchurch Conference 2019. This is the first time the New Zealand Institute of Food Science and...Read More

LASRA student award winner finally recognised

May 16, 2019 |

LASRA caught up with Edwin Wiremu of New Zealand Light Leathers, to present him with The Interchem Award for Runner-Up on the Introductory Course, 2018. Edwin (pictured on the right) received his...Read More

LASRA joins Leather Naturally

May 1, 2019 |

LASRA welcomes our new member status with Leather Naturally, an industry-led initiative acting on behalf of the global leather industry. To quote from their website, Leather Naturally...Read More