ZSCHIMMER & SCHWARZ GMBH & CO KG

(Tanning Chemicals & Auxiliaries)

Chemistry Tailor-Made

Zschimmer & Schwarz is a global provider of speciality chemical products based in Lahnstein, Germany. The company was founded in Chemnitz in 1894 and has been family-owned since then. The Group employs more than 1,300 people and comprises 28 companies in 15 countries on five continents, 20 of which have their own production facilities.


Numerous customers in a wide range of sectors rely on the continuous innovation and solution expertise of the company. In its Leather Auxiliaries Division, the company researches, develops, manufactures and distributes chemical auxiliaries that are synonymous with efficiency, effectiveness and quality in the leather industry. With ongoing service, a commitment to customer care, consistent quality management and a thriving innovative spirit, the long-established family company has been providing tailor-made solutions for decades. In a nutshell: Chemistry tailor-made.

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Official congress Speaker

As a traditional family business which was founded in Saxony in 1894 and is still strongly rooted in this region to the present day, we are delighted that the IULTCS World Congress 2019 is taking place in Dresden. We will be using our “home game” to present our innovations for the leather industry to an international audience.

We will be presenting our tailor-made solutions, which combine the highest quality with customer-oriented service, to specialists from around the world and from countless sectors. A particular highlight for us will be the exchange with experts from the most diverse areas and companies. Events like the IULTCS World Congress inspire the entire leather industry to take a step forward.