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Our markets

While SATRA's origins are in footwear and leather, throughout our history we have extended and increased our expertise. We now support businesses across a number of markets ensuring our high standards are maintained across a number of industries

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With over 100 years of experience in the field, we are the world’s foremost footwear testing and research institution. We don’t just test to the standards, we set the standards.

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Floor coverings

Our floor coverings facility offers a wide range of testing including resistance to slip, chemicals and artificial light as well as flammability and light reflectance testing.

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Our furniture testing facility is an international centre of excellence for testing, training and innovation for furniture manufacturers and retailers.

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As a leading authority on legislation, chemical compliance and testing of leather and leather products, we are able to help leather producers meet customers’ specifications.

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Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Our PPE testing and certification services help you ensure your personal protective equipment is fit for purpose and conforms to standard.

Joining SATRA gives your customers confidence

SATRA is highly recognised and respected in supply chains across the globe. Businesses can feel safe and secure when dealing with a SATRA member company.

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