2022 Preferred Fiber & Materials Market Report: Alternatives to Leather Submission Form

This form is for submission of leather alternatives to be featured in Textile Exchange's 2022 Preferred Fiber & Materials Market Report (see last year's report here).

The full supplier mapping will be shared with all Textile Exchange members (supporter and partner level). A link to the supplier mapping and selected excerpts will be included in the public report.

If you have any questions, please email PFMR@TextileExchange.org.

The deadline for submissions is July 1st, 2022 (extended deadline).

  • About You

    The information provided here in "About You" is just for our internal purposes and to contact you in case we have any questions. We will not share this information.
  • About Your Company

  • Please give a brief overview of your company (max. 500 characters inc. spaces).
  • Please enter the specific URL where readers can access more information.
  • About Your Product

    This submission form is for a specific fiber or material. If you offer more than one innovative fiber or material, please submit one response for each. Thank you.
  • Please add your leather alternative's brand name / trademark in the field below. If your product does not (yet) have a specific brand name, please add "non-branded" or "in development" in the field below.
  • Please describe the leather alternative that you are offering or developing and why you consider it more sustainable. Please also briefly describe your (intended) business model (e.g. production of the material or licensing technology to produce it).
  • Please list all material components incl. their percentages and feedstock materials (e.g. 50% recycled polyester - plastic bottles, 50% biobased polyester - corn). The list of material components should match the official labelling requirements.
  • If you are using (or planning to use) any sustainability standards for the feedstock(s), please specify here, too.
  • Please specify the chemical, mechanical and/or biological processes used to produce this leather alternative.
  • Please select the level of commercialization of this product in terms of production capacity.
  • Please specify the key milestones in your development and commercialization process so far (years and achievements):
  • We are interested in learning more about your future plans. If possible, please provide your key intended milestones (years and intended achievements) for the coming years. You may also include links to websites with further information.
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      Please upload between one and five photos, ideally related to the feedstock and/or production of the leather alternative. If photo credit is different to your company / organization name, please include this in the "Description" field.
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