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Both during manufacture and use, the various materials found in leather articles may cause allergies and eczema and pose a problem to the environment when they are disposed of.

Leather articles such as shoes, purses, bracelets and belts may contain chromium. They may also contain in part other chemicals such as softeners (phthalates), formaldehyde and colouring agents.

Ask in the shop what the product contains so you can make a conscious choice.

Your right to information.

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