Conflict minerals

Producers of electronics, jewellery and the automotive industry are under growing pressure to address the issue of conflict minerals in their supply chain. Regulations and scrutiny from stakeholders are also increasing, raising the need for industry to act both ethically and transparently.

Technology is part of the solution

ChainPoint believes that software and technology is part of the solution to give companies insight in so they can reduce conflict minerals in their supply chain. With our flexible and scalable software we provide the perfect solution for this problem.

ChainPoint has years of experience in connecting supply chains all over the world in all kinds of commodities. This, together with our vast knowlegde on conflict minerals, makes ChainPoint the software provider you need.

Download our solution paper

There are several steps you can take when you want to eliminate conflict minerals from your supply chain. In this solution paper we outline how technology can help you.

Read about customer iTSCi

The iTSCi Programme uses ChainPoint software to track and trace tin from mines, processors and exporters in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda.

RSS Read our blog on conflict minerals

  • OECD due diligence for conflict minerals in the supply chain February 12, 2018
    Laptops, tablets and mobile devices all contain precious minerals such as tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold. These minerals are often sourced in countries where armed conflicts take place. As the mines are often in the hands of armed groups who buy weapons with the earnings, the local community does not benefit from the high value […]

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