This technologies and finishing has been developed by CooLoo and was first introduced into the furniture market in 2016. CooLLeather and CooLCork are coating finishings based on waste materials from the leather and cork industry in Netherlands and Portugal. CooLoo has managed a way to incorporate these materials in a unique finishing for their seamless coated foam furniture. This combination of seamless products and natural look and feel make this technique unique and was awarded with an prize in the category Best Product during Design District 2018.
CooLLeather has the following properties:
Application of recycled material
Freedom to apply onto any shape
Natural look and feel
Possibility to color
High tensile strength
CooLCork has some extra features:
High mechanical strength
Acoustic and vibration damping
Algy and insect repellent
Naturally fire retardant
Both finishings can be applied on all shapes, sizes and base materials for furniture, walls, ceilings and acoustic products.