Conflict Minerals Education Package

Conflict Minerals Education Package

A comprehensive look on all you need to know about conflict minerals.

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Conflict Minerals Education Package: Basics of Data Quality Control
Fact checking, data validation, and re-engagement are three of the most important pieces of any conflict minerals compliance program. Information provided by suppliers should be checked against data sources available via other projects and external sources (data mining sites such as the UN, US State Department, NGO’s, Industry Groups and more). As the names of companies...
Oct 6, 2014 9:10 AM ET
Conflict Minerals Education Package: First Step in Compliance is Product Filtering
Where do we start? Many companies are currently asking themselves this question when it comes to complying with the U.S. regulation on Conflict Minerals. For companies that manufacture thousands of products-such as retailers with name brands-the requirement to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in these products is especially challenging. The...
Oct 1, 2014 9:00 AM ET
Conflict Minerals 101: Tin, Tungsten, Tantalum, and Gold
One of the most common questions asked about Conflict Minerals is: What are the 3TG (tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold) conflict minerals used for? Source Intelligence is a leading provider of conflict minerals compliance programs, protecting customers’ interests with private industry’s largest registry of suppliers, a platform to...
Sep 26, 2014 11:30 AM ET
How Americans Are Using Conflict Minerals On a Daily Basis
Ever since Dodd-Frank Section 1502 was passed “Conflict Minerals” have become industry buzz words. What are “Conflict Minerals” and why should it matter to the average American? Conflict Minerals are minerals mined in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses, notably in the eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of the...
Sep 26, 2014 10:30 AM ET
Conflict Minerals "Dodd Frank Section 1502 Ruling" Compliance Basics
 “Conflict Minerals Compliance Basics" Goal: breaking down Dodd-Frank 1502 with out legalese, and explain why it matters. In a nutshell, the rule requires public companies to conduct supply chain diligence and make disclosures concerning specified minerals and their derivatives contained in their products. In 2010, Congress...
Sep 26, 2014 9:00 AM ET


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