Glencore, company member of the Cobalt Institute, has announced its membership of the Fair Cobalt Alliance (FCA). The company, through its collaboration with the FCA, will support legitimate ASM cooperatives in their endeavours to transform their practices and align with international human rights practices, especially in the prevention of child
Progressive Improvement in Due Diligence: Moving from Self-Assessment to Independent Third-Party Assurance in the Cobalt Supply Chain
The Cobalt Institute (CI) and the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) organized a webinar – initially meant to be an in-person side event during the OECD Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply Chains – on 23 June 2020.
Cobalt is an essential element in many of today’s most important applications, and therefore demand is increasing as is exposure to challenges. This is particularly true for the cobalt supply chain which, due to its complexity, is exposed to multiple responsible sourcing challenges, particularly upstream, including those