Ebotan DL

Ebotan DL

retanning syntan 

Chemical composition

phenol sulphonic acid condensate



Active matter

approx. 95 %


brown powder

pH - value (1:10)

6.0 - 7.0


can be applied directly to the process vessel

Field of application

Ebotan DL is a synthetic retanning agent that can be used for all kind of leathers. It is recommended for the vegetable tanning as well as for the retanning especially for splits and nubuck. It accelerates the penetration of all vegetable agents and results in great fullness of belly and flanks. 



  • excellent lightfastness
  • good fullness of belly and flanks
  • softness and roundness with fine and tight grain
  • can be used in the tanning and retanning



      1 based on given tannins, 2 based on shaved weight.

      Upper leather, Split

      Ebotan DL

      up to 10.0 % 2 

      Vegetable tanning

      Ebotan DL

      10.0 % - 20.0 %


      Ebotan DL is a technical product and variations in colour can happen. The properties for application are not touched by this.

      Storage temperature

      Storage at temperatures between 5 °C and 40 °C.

      Shelf life

      Up to 12 months in the original sealed packing.


      Storage under dry conditions and protected from sun.

      This information and our technical advice - whether verbal, in writing or by way of trials - are given in good faith but without warranty, and this also applies where proprietary rights of third parties are involved. Our advice does not release you from the obligation to check its validity and to test our products as to their suitability for the intended processes and uses. The application, use and processing of our products and the products manufactured by you on the basis of our technical advice are beyond our control and, therefore, entirely your own responsibility. Our products are sold in accordance with our General Conditions of Sale and Delivery.

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