Responsible Raw Materials Initiative

Publications

Bisie Stocks Reports

Jul 19, 2016 | A compilation of recent reports related to the 'Bisie Mineral Stock’, cassiterite from Bisié, Walikale Territory, North Kivu, DRC which was mined primarily over the period between 2011-2015.

Testimony to US House of Representatives

Nov 16, 2015 | Hearing on Dodd-Frank’s Conflict Minerals Provision, written submission of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) before the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade of the Committee on Financial Services U.S. House of Representatives

SRZ and CFSI Analysis of First Conflict Minerals Filings to SEC

Sep 18, 2014 | This white paper contains key take-aways from the first round of filings to the SEC on June 2, 2014 and provides recommendations for ongoing compliance.

Reasonable Practices to Identify Sources of Conflict Minerals: Practical Guidance for Downstream Companies

Aug 16, 2013 | This white paper provides guidance on reasonable practices for downstream companies to identify sources of conflict minerals in their supply chains.

Interpretation of the U.S. SEC Rule for the Purposes of Implementation of the Conflict-Free Smelter Program

Oct 23, 2012 | The Conflict-Free Smelter (CFS) Program is providing clarification to its position based on the issuance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) final rule regarding existing stocks, and recycle and scrap materials.

Conformance and Compatibility Analysis of CFS, iTSCi, and the OECD Due Diligence Guidance

Nov 28, 2011 | A comparison of key conflict minerals due diligence frameworks and approaches.