Rinnova byFiscatech, alternative leather, plant-derived leather
Fiscatech
Material Name: 

RINNOVA

Biomimicry: 

Leather

Main Input: 

Plant-derived

Founded: 

2014

HQ: 

Italy

TRL: 

4

Founder(s): 

Fiscatech is part of Pellan Italia, the group of companies presided by Carlotta Pignatti Costamagna

Website: 
About the Company

Fiscatech was founded in 2014 to bring together the expertise of Sogetec and Fiscagomma, two companies active since 1964 in the production of innovative technical materials. Fiscatech is part of Pellan Italia, the group of companies presided by Carlotta Pignatti Costamagna.Their next-gen leather materials include E-ULTRA, ULTRA WER, FLY TELA ECO, and RINNOVA.

Material

RINNOVA is an extrusion in bio-based and solvent-free TPU on certified cotton supports that can be customized in a variety of finishings and embossings (63% biobased, 27% fossil).

Technology

Using non-edible parts of corn as part of its biobase, the material is durable and does not use harmful solvents in its production. Fiscatech uses clean energy from photo-voltaic installations to further reduce their product’s CO₂ footprint.

Applications

Footwear, accessories.

Selected Brand Partnerships

None currently known.