Main Fatliquors

Licrol SLE

main fatliquor

Chemical composition

blend of sulphited and sulphonated oils with special emulsifiers

Active matter

approx. 40 %


beige, viscous

pH - value (1:10)

6.0 - 8.0




stable to acids and salts under usual tannery conditions, stable in chrome liquors


combinations with other fatliquors have to be stirred thoroughly before dilution, dilution method: 1 : 3 with water of 50 °C – 60 °C

Field of application

Universal fatliquor for all kinds of white and soft, fluffy leathers, Korean Nappa, gloving sheep, goat gloving, sheep shoe upper. It can also be used for white leather.



  • very good lightfastness
  • soft and fluffy leather
  • even and deep penetration
  • light weight crust with tight grain
  • heat resistant



      Licrol SLE can be used alone or in combination with other anionic or non-ionic fatliquors.

      Glove sheep

      Licrol G 662
      Licrol SLE
      Licrol PE

      3.0 % - 6.0 %
      5.0 % - 7.0 %
      1.0 % - 2.0 %

      Nappa Upper Leather

      Licrol SLE
      Licrol L 

      3.0 % - 4.0 %
      2.0 % - 3.0 % 

      Snow white gloves

      Licrol SLE
      Licrol DM 8


      4.0 % - 6.0 %
      6.0 % - 8.0 %



      Licrol SLE is a technical emulsion and variations in colour and viscosity 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 6 months in the original sealed packing.


      Stir before use.

      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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