Ebotan DLE

Ebotan DLE

retanning syntan

Chemical composition

phenol sulphonis acid condensate



Active matter

approx. 95 %


white-beige powder

pH-value (1:10)

3.0 - 5.0


can be applied directly to the process vessel

Field of application

It is used in the retanning for all kind of leather articles such as shoe upper, bag leather, garment and upholstery. Ebotan DLE has a high bleaching effect. 



  • good bleaching for pure and bluish-white leathers
  • good lightfastness
  • fine and tight grain
  • rapid penetration of other anionic retanning agents



      Ebotan DLE is used for the retanning of white leathers. It can be used for chrome-free leathers as well as for wet-white.

      Percentage is based on shaved weight.

      Upper leathers

      Ebotan DLE

      10.0 % - 12.0 %

      Softy leathers

      Ebotan DLE

      6.0 % - 8.0 %

      White leathers

      Ebotan DLE

      12.0 % - 15.0 %


      Ebotan DLE is a technical product and variations in color 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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