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  • Alternative Fungicides for the Leather Industry: Application in Various Processes. 

    Cuadros Domènech, Sara; Manresa Presas, Mª Angels; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Puig Vidal, Rita; Marsal Monge, Agustí (2013)
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    Increasingly stringent environmental legislation and indispensable use of fungicides in the tanning industry obliges tanners to adapt their processes to alternative technologies with lower environmental impact, including ...
  • Auxiliary agents with non-swelling capacity used in pickling/tanning processes. Part 3. 

    Marsal Monge, Agustín; Ramón, Palop; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Cot Cosp, Jaume; Frías, Vicente; Manich Bou, Albert M. (2004)
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    In the present work, the behaviour of the four commercial products with non-swelling capacity in the pickling/tanning processes of sheepskins is studied. The successful application of these products to thinner skins would ...
  • Biodegradation of leather tanned with inorganic salts 

    Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Jorba, Montse; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Shendrik, Alexander; Ollé Otero, Lluís (2011-04-14)
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    This paper aims to evaluate the physical, chemical and biological processes associated with the deterioration of leather tanned with inorganic salts. The samples of leather were exposed during eight months to outdoor ...
  • Biodegradation of wet-white leather 

    Ollé Otero, Lluís; Jorba Rafart, Montse; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Shendrik, Alexander; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna (2011)
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    This paper deals with the study of the physical, chemical and biological processes associated with the deterioration of wet-white leather. The samples of leather were exposed for eight months to outdoor weathering and ...
  • Characterization of the volatile organic compounds by hs-spme-cg-ms in the leather sector 

    Cuadros Domènech, Rosa Maria; Ollé Otero, Lluís; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Font Vallès, Joaquim (2013-11)
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    Current European legislation demands a reduction in the amount of voltaile organic compounds (VOCs) used in industrial processes. The presence of these compounds in the leather industry arises from the chemicals used in ...
  • Comparación del envejecimiento debido a la exposición a un ambiente tropical artificial y exposición directa a la intemperie 

    Ollé Otero, Lluís; Cobos, Mireia; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna (2010-05-07)
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    El cuero para tapicería de automóvil puede ser sometido a condiciones ambientales extremas produciendo su envejecimiento prematuro. Los factores más importantes en la degradación del cuero durante su exposición ambiental ...
  • Comparison of IUP 16 and Microscopic Hot Table Methods for Shrinkage Temperature Determination 

    Font Vallès, Joaquim; Espejo, Jenifer; Cuadros, Sara; Reyes, Maria Reyes; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Buti Papiol, Salvador (2010-04-15)
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    In the leather industry, shrinkage temperature (Ts) is determined by the IUP 16 method. However, only microanalytical techniques like the Microscopic Hot Table (MHT) method are appropriate for the Ts of leather objects of ...
  • Comparison of the weathering variables on both chrome-tanned and wet-white leather ageing 

    Ollé Otero, Lluís; Jorba, Montse; Castell, Joan Carles; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna (2011)
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    Leather is a natural material that can be used in different environments and often under aggressive environmental conditions that may cause premature ageing. The most important factors influencing the degradation of leather ...
  • Comparison of weathering variables on chrome-tanned and wet-white leather ageing 

    Ollé Otero, Lluís; Jorba, Montse; Castell, Joan Carles; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna (2012-02-08)
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    Leather is a natural material that can be used in different environments and often under aggressive environmental conditions that may cause premature ageing. The most important factors influencing the degradation of leather ...
  • Comparisonof the effect of the tropical test on both chrome-tanned and wet-white upholstery leather 

    Ollé Otero, Lluís; Jorba Rafart, Montse; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna (2011)
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    Automotive upholstery leather can undergo extreme environmental conditions that may cause premature ageing. Leather is strongly affected by three main environmental parameters: temperature,relative humidity and UV radiation. ...
  • Curtición vegetal con extracto de semilla de uva 

    Ramon Arcal, Salvador; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Ollé Otero, Lluís (Publicació Electrònica en CD-ROM, 2012)
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    El objetivo de este trabajo es estudiar la viabilidad de usar el extracto de semilla de uva procedente de subproductos de la industria vinícola, como fuente sostenible y renovable de taninos para curtir pieles vacunas ...
  • Determinación de TCMTB y otros fungicidas en piel 

    Reyes Farrera, María R.; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Marsal Monge, Agustín (Publicació Electrònica en CD-ROM, 2012)
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    La norma ISO 13365:2011 desarrolla un método analítico para la determinación del contenido de los agentes conservantes 2-(tiocianometiltio)-benzotiazol (TCMTB), 4-cloro-3-metilfenol (PCMC), 2-fenilfenol (OPP) y ...
  • Determination of Dimethylfumarate in Leather and Footwear by Solid-Phase micro Extraction and Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry 

    Cuadros Domènech, Rosa Maria; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Reyes Reyes, Maria; Ollé Otero, Lluís; Marsal Monge, Agustín (2010-12-01)
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    In the last two years, Europe has experienced a rise in skin allery and dermatitis due to goods and Asian provenance that have been treacted with dimethylfumarate (DMFU). Accordingly,laboratories in the leather and foodwear ...
  • Determination of fungicides in residual tanning floats using solid phase micro extraction 

    Font Vallès, Joaquim; Reyes Reyes, Maria; Cuadros, Sara; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Ollé Otero, Lluís; Marsal Monge, Agustín (2013-02-04)
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    Solid-phase microextraction (SPME) was optimized for extraction of the leather preservative agents 2-(thiocyanomethylthio)-benzothiazole (TCMTB), 4-chloro-3-methylphenol (PCMC), 2-phenylphenol (OPP), 2-Octyl-3(2H)-isothiazolone ...
  • Determination of hexavalent chromium in leather by ion-exchange chromatography 

    Font Vallès, Joaquim; Perez Quiñones, Carmen; Reyes Farrera, María R.; Cobos, Mireia; Combalia Cendra, Felip; Marsal Monge, Agustí (2014-09-01)
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    The determination of traces of hexavalent chromium in leather and in leather consumer goods is carried out by ion-exchange chromatography. Samples are extracted at pH7.5-8 with a phosphate buffer, according to the method ...
  • Environmental optimization of chromium recovery from tannery sludge using a life cycle assessment approach 

    Kiliç, Eylem; Puig Vidal, Rita; Baquero Armans, Grau; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Colak, Selime; Gürler, Deniz (Elsevier, 2011)
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    Life cycle assessment (LCA) was used to evaluate the environmental impact of an oxidative chromium recovery method from tannery sludge, in comparison with the usual landfilling process. Three improvement options (water ...
  • Estudio del envejecimiento de la piel debido a la exposición directa a la intemperie 

    Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Cobos, Mireia; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Ollé Otero, Lluís (2010-05-07)
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    Un cuero para tapicería se considera un producto de alta tecnología que se puede utilizar en diversos sectores: mobiliario, automoción, aviación y naval. Sin embargo, para cada uno de estos sectores se exgen diferentes ...
  • Inter-laboratory study on formaldehyde determination by HPLC 

    Marsal Monge, Agustín; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Viera, Susanna; Cuadros, Sara; Rius Carrasco, Antoni; Reyes Reyes, Maria; Verdú, Emilio; Jorba, Montse; Juárez, Miguel-Angel (2008)
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    The colorimetric determination of formaldehyde in a water extract of a leather sample is a procedure that has been criticized because of possible interferences of other aldehydes and coloured substances that could interfere ...
  • Libro de calidad para la producción de piel y cuero libre de Cromo(VI) 

    Font Vallès, Joaquim; Marsal Monge, Agustín; Aparicio, Enrique; Sánchez, Daniel; Ribera, Antoni (2006)
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  • Nuevas aplicaciones de la cromatografía iónica en el sector de curtidos 

    Perez Quiñones, Carmen; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Ollé Otero, Lluís; Reyes Ferrera, Mª Reyes; Font Vallès, Joaquim (2012)
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    La industria de curtidos utiliza gran variedad de productos químicos en las diferentes etapas del proceso de curtición. Una parte de estos productos son absorbidos por las pieles, mientras que el resto pasan a las aguas ...