Using thick Veg-Tanned leather and cotton rope, the Flora Chew Toy has no nasty chemicals. Vegetable tanned leather refers to the method of tanning hides into leather. It’s called “vegetable” because of the natural materials used in the tanning process like tree bark.
Since vegetable tanning is a natural process, it’s also eco-friendly. Vegetable tanning (or veg tan as we call it) is one of the oldest methods of tanning known to man. It has literally been around for centuries.