December 15, 2010

The Enough Project ranks 21 electronic companies on their use of conflict minerals

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Two years ago the initiated engagement with major electronics companies on conflict minerals, writing to 21 consumer electronics industry leaders to call their attention to this issue and inquire about the steps they were taking to ensure their products were conflict-free.

Enough presents (above) an initial ranking on the progress made by the 21 electronics companies. These rankings are an effort to provide consumers with the information they need to purchase responsibly, as well as a means of encouraging companies to continue to move forward in good faith.

Related:

-- Is your new mobile phone made with conflict minerals?

-- Pressure on Cell Phone companies to stop using conflict minerals

-- More links to the mining of coltan in the Congo

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