Worker cut and sort raw pieces of hide.
Workers stack large pieces of hide to be moved on to the next process.
A work with his blade used for cutting and stripping heavy pieces or hide.
A worker taking a break from the processing room where the clean each strip of hide.
Strips of dyed leather being stacked.
One of the many cleaning processes.
A worker cleaning up a dirty area in one of the processing rooms where leather goes through a full cleaning treatment before getting dyed or conditioned.
In a facility that uses many chemicals and minerals to clean leather, a protective mask is used to filter out strong smells.
Transporting minerals to the dyeing room.
Nearly finished product.
A final hand cleaning and polishing.