Pu leather is a kind of artificial leather produced with Pu resin as raw material. PU is the abbreviation of Poly urethane in English and its Chinese name is“Polyurethane”.
When many people buy leather shoes and bags online, they find that the material introduction of the leather goods is made of PU leather, so what kind of leather is PU leather? Let’s find out together.
PU leather is the skin of polyurethane. It is widely used in the decoration of luggage, clothing, shoes, vehicles and furniture. The quality of PU leather is also good or bad. Good PU leather is even more expensive than genuine leather, and the surface is bright with good shaping effect.
The price of PU synthetic leather is higher than that of PVC artificial leather. In terms of chemical structure, it is closer to leather fabrics, it does not use plasticizers to achieve soft properties, so it will not become hard and brittle, and has the advantages of rich colors and patterns.
There is a Pu with leather, generally the reverse side of the leather is the second layer of leather, in the surface coated with a layer of Pu resin, so also known as film-coated leather. Its price is cheaper, the utilization rate is high. With the change of technology, it is also made into a variety of grades.
PU leather bag and real leather bag have their own characteristics. PU leather bag has beautiful appearance and is easy to take care of. The price is low, but it is not wear-resistant and easy to brea
Leather fabric and PU synthetic leather can be used to distinguish between two methods:
First, touch the softness and hardness of the leather, the genuine leather is relatively soft, and the PU is relatively hard.
Second, use the method of combustion melt to distinguish, the method is to take a small piece of fabric on the fire, cortical fabric will not melt, and PU synthetic leather will melt.