Permair Leather

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Permair Product Range

Permair leather is real leather with the added benefit of a unique microporous finish, allowing feet to breathe more naturally in comfort, and providing a layer of protection that guards against scuffs, stains and water. Permair is available in a range of core technologies each of which is tailored to meet your specific demands.

Permair can be offered with a range of additional finishes including pull-ups and prints, which are applied by our network of Permair laminators.

Our recommended leather product, for causal goods and belts is Permair Standard.

Permair Standard

Key Features:

  • Highly durable
  • Excellent cold crack and flex resistance
  • Breathable, waterproof and has a wipe-clean finish,
    which requires no polishing.

Permair Leather Standard is extensively used for:

Children’s Footwear - High abrasion resistance and non-polish

Men’s formal footwear - High comfort and easy care

Bags and belts - High abrasion and flex resistance

Golf and other sports - Waterproofness and breathability for wearer comfort

Permair Prestige

Key Features:

  • Added performance for higher levels of durability
  • A highly scuff resistant finishing system
  • Highly durable
  • Excellent cold crack and flex resistance
  • Breathable, waterproof and has a wipe-clean finish, which requires no polishing

Permair Leather Prestige is used for:

Children’s footwear - Superior abrasion resistance for “Back to School”

Industrial - Superior abrasion resistance where the breathability performance of EN344 is not required

Medical - A barrier to viral, and blood borne pathogens

Permair Protector

Key Features:

  • Added performance engineered to meet the more demanding excesses of the working/outdoor environment
  • Surpasses all the requirements of Permair Prestige and Standard products along with meeting the European Standard EN344 (including hydrolysis resistance and high breathability). EN344 is a legal requirement of safety footwear in the EU.

Permair Leather Protector is used for footwear in:

Industrial - Highly durable and resistant to a wide range of petrochemicals

Institutional - Resistant to salt and grit. Highly breathable and easy care

Foul weather - Scuff and hydrolysis resistant

Food industry - Resistant to water, oils and other liquid hazards

Dairy - Inherently waterproof and wipe clean

Medical - A barrier to viral, and blood borne pathogens. Blood and urine stain resistant.

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Contact Details

PIL Membranes Ltd
Estuary Road
King's Lynn
Norfolk
PE30 2HS
United Kingdom

T. +44 1553 622000

F. +44 1553 622097

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