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SETTING TRENDS IN THE WORLD.

  • VICTORIA de BOCCA exhibits their collections in:
    • MICAM – Italy
    • FNPLATFORM – Las Vegas
    • SOLE COMMERCE – New York
    • TACONERAS – Chile

 

LEATHER THAT DOESN´T HURT YOUR HEALTH, OR THE ENVIRONMENT.

  • All leather utilized in the manufacture of our shoes and which is in contact with human skin, contains no chromium VI. This is extremely important, since components of chromium VI are harmful to health and the environment. Exposure to this element affects the immune system of the skin, causing contact dermatitis, allergies, and ulcers. Its ingestion is lethal.

How likely is it that chromium causes cancer?

  • The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the EPA, have determined that chromium VI is carcinogenic in humans and animals. The Inhalation of this element causes lung cancer and with the presence of these compounds in drinking water, there has been an increase in stomach tumors.
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BUCKLES WITHOUT NICKEL

  • Our metalic buckles do not contain nickel and therefore do not produce allergic reactions with skin contact.