The Leather Working Group will be holding a meeting in Hong Kong on Monday March 26, 2007. The group, comprised of brands, tanners, and retailers has developed a peer reviewed environmental auditing process for tanners. The meeting will include an open session, offering interested parties an opportunity to find out more about the new audit protocol launched in January 2007 and to offer comments on the protocol.

To reserve a place at the open session of the meeting (there is limited availability) contact Adam Hughes on 44 1604 679999 or

For further information about the Leather Working Group visit []