Elmolite is a recent development in technical leather designed specifically for aircraft seating. It is a high performance, low weight product weighing only 700 grams/m² and is compliant with all aviation regulations and standards. It comes in different prints and colours and is designed to withstand the challenges of passenger travel. Elmolite is also available in customer colours.

For further information regarding Elmolite, please contact our Graham Mills, Director of Aviation Sales at: Graham.Mills@elmoleather.com

For decades, we’ve led the tanning industry toward a circular economy and zero waste. Our biological Water Treatment Plant and Zero Waste Leather concept are game-changers, demonstrating our unwavering commitment to making a difference.

With nearly a century of expertise, we ensure the utmost craftsmanship and quality. Each piece of Elmo leather undergoes meticulous inspection by our skilled artisans and complies with global standards.

Elmolite is a technical leather and our most complex leather with extra strength and ability. We’ve spent years on developing this super durable leather with qualities like fire safety and UV light resistance in mind. The technical surface is achieved by repeated treatments.

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Target value
Lightfastness 6
Wet-rubbing 250 cycles/4 ISO 105 – A03 ISO 11640
Dry-rubbing 2,500 cycles/4 ISO 105 – A03 ISO 11640
Sweat 100 cycles/4 ISO 105 – A03 ISO 11640
Finish-adhesion 4 N/cm ISO 11644
Tear-strength 20 N DIN 53329-A
Abrasion (Taber) 2,000 cycles CS-10, 500 G ISO 5470
Tensile strength 8 N/mm² ISO 3376
Thickness 0.9 - 1.1 mm
Weight 700 g/m²


ABD 0031