Rita joined Allegion PLC in 2014 to implement their conflict minerals program, and quickly assumed responsibilities as Supply Chain Compliance Manager for all regulatory activities, including EU RoHS, EU REACH, Proposition 65, the UK Modern Slavery Act, and the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act. She also completed the development and ...
The Conflict Minerals Reporting Template is a free, standardized reporting template developed by the Responsible Minerals Initiative that facilitates the transfer of information through the supply chain regarding mineral country of origin and the smelters and refiners being utilized.
Conflict Minerals refer to raw materials or minerals that come from a particular part of the world where conflict is occurring and affects the mining and trading of those materials. These conflict minerals are tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold which are mined in eastern Congo and are in all consumer electronics products, as ...Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins
The SEC rules define conflict minerals as 3TG metals, wherever extracted. For example, tin extracted in Canada, Russia or Argentina is considered a conflict mineral by definition. In the SEC rule, DRC conflict free is defined as minerals that were extracted and did not directly or indirectly benefit armed groups in the covered countries.
Jan 20, 2021· The PPA is a multi sector and multi stakeholder initiative that supports supply chain solutions to conflict minerals challenges in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Great Lakes Region of Central Africa. Managing Risks to Women in Supply Chains January 20, 2021Estimated Reading Time: 1 min
Sep 25, 2020· The exploitation of the mining and trade of conflict minerals in the eastern DRC Democratic Republic of the Congo has contributed to instability, violence, displacement of people, and severe human rights abuses, says the Government Accountability Office in its annual report, Conflict Minerals: Actions Needed to Assess Progress Addressing Armed s Exploitation of
Conflict Minerals are minerals mined in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses, by various armed rebel groups. The profits from the sale of these minerals finance continued fighting in the ongoing wars. These minerals include Cassiterite , Wolframite , Coltan , and Gold. They've become known as 3TG.