Where Apple Gets the Tantalum for Your iPhone

Where Apple Gets the Tantalum for Your iPhone

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Where Apple gets the Tantalum for your iPhone

NewsweekNobody likes to think his or her iPhone was made from minerals derived from a country where warlords and mass rapists profit from the mines. 


China's anti-corruption probe broadens into finance sector

The Financial Times. China’s anti-corruption campaign is spreading to the country’s financial sector following the arrest of two senior bank officials in recent days.


A conflict minerals regulation that works

Global Witness. The trade in natural resources fuels some of the world’s most deadly conflicts and worst forms of human rights abuse. 


Cotton sourcing snapshot: 2015 addendum 

Responsible Sourcing Network. For decades the Government of Uzbekistan has been forcing its citizens to work in the cotton harvest each year – cotton that eventually ends up in global supply chains for consumer goods.


How manufacturers can address global sustainability challenges in 2015

ManufacturingGlobal. Manufacturing firms have a lot of responsibility on their shoulders when it comes to addressing global sustainability challenges. 



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