Products & Services
Products for tanneries with passion since 1854
Silvateam is a world leader in the production and marketing of natural extracts and chemicals for the tanning industry. With six manufacturing facilities and approximately 800 employees in Italy, South America and China, Silvateam has acquired extensive knowledge in this sector and it has over 10,000 customers in 60 countries worldwide.
The main products are vegetable extracts / tannins, such as chestnut, quebracho, Tara, gambier and myrobalan. Silvateam is also the exclusive distributor of the mimosa or wattle extracts, produced by Tanganyika Wattle Company Ltd (Tanwat). No less important are the synthetic tannins, special extracts, oils and fatliquors, tanning auxiliaries, resins and beamhouse chemicals.
Silvateam is a family owned company with extensive laboratories for basic research and for the development of new prototypes. The company is taking into consideration the world leather market evolution and fashion and it provides comprehensive and innovative solutions to meet the challenges of today's market thanks to technicians of proven international experience.