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What is Chromexcel?

What is Chromexcel?

One of the most common questions we get at the shop is what is the difference in Chromexcel and Dublin leather?  I usually tell people the main difference is that Chromexcel is tanned using Chromium (thus the name)  and Dublin, Essex and most of our other leather selections are vegetable tanned-but there is a bit more to it than that.  Chromexcel is actually a copyrighted name that refers to Horween's tanning process, other tanneries produce chrome tanned leather but usually simply call it ch...