Advancing responsible sourcing
in mineral value chains
To facilitate the understanding and uptake of responsible sourcing practices in the mineral value chain, the project provides detailed reports for the three key sectors (Renewable Energy, Mobility and Electric & Electronic Equipment). Other important issues are addressed through a series of Briefing Documents.
This page also includes links to videos where industry and sector experts discuss issues around responsible sourcing and the role of various stakeholders and actors
Electronics is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries of the world. It is however associated to social and environmental risks on responsible sourcing. This State of play and roadmap concepts for the electronics sector focuses on three segments of the supply chain: mining companies, manufacturers (both contract and component manufacturers), and brands. The material focus of this State of Play report is on 3TG minerals (tin, tungsten, tantalum, and gold) and mica.