Synthetic Fatliquors

Licrol LDS

synthetic fatliquor

Chemical composition

synthetic softeners with neutral oils

Active matter

approx. 45 %


yellowish viscous liquid

pH - value (1:10)

6.0 - 8.0




partially stable to acids and salts under usual tannery conditions, unstable 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

Multipurpose fatliquor for all kind of soft leathers, especially suitable for gloving and garments. It is also highly suitable for the production of chrome-free leathers.



  • very good lightfastness
  • gives a fine grain
  • gives light weight leathers
  • gives leathers with a fluffy character



      Licrol LDS can be used alone or in combination with other anionic or non-ionic fatliquors. Best results are achieved in combination with Licrol SB 154, Licrol LEC conc and Licrol FSL 90.


      Licrol LDS
      Licrol SB 154

      Licrol LEC conc.

      8.0 % - 16.0 %
      6.0 % - 8.0 %

      1.0 % - 2.0 %

      Shoe nappa

      Licrol LDS
      Licrol SB 114

      Licrol G 662

      4.0 % - 6.0 %
      3.0 % - 4.0 %

      3.0 % - 4.0 %


      Licrol LDS 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.

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