NGO, EU trace artisanal Côte d'Ivoire gold

NGO, EU trace artisanal Côte d'Ivoire gold

Project enables international buyers to track their gold to the pit it was mined.

Supply chain management

17 SEPTEMBER 2020
Tesla joins Fair Cobalt Alliance

Tesla joins Fair Cobalt Alliance

Tesla joins Glencore and others in industry alliance.

Supply chain management

08 SEPTEMBER 2020
Glencore joins Fair Cobalt Alliance

Glencore joins Fair Cobalt Alliance

Commitment comes after miner signed supply deals with Tesla and Samsung.

Supply chain management

24 AUGUST 2020
Huayou Cobalt halts DRC cobalt purchases

Huayou Cobalt halts DRC cobalt purchases

Huayou previously halted cobalt DRC purchases in May due to child labour concerns.

Supply chain management

20 AUGUST 2020
RCS, RMI expanding DRC mine monitoring effort

RCS, RMI expanding DRC mine monitoring effort

Better Mining partnership's growth was first announced in April.

Sustainability

13 AUGUST 2020
NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

Organisations will integrate programmes covering responsible mining practices.

Supply chain management

04 AUGUST 2020
Mercury-free gold mining in Ghana

Mercury-free gold mining in Ghana

The equipment made available includes a mobile crusher and a centrifugal gravity concentrator.

Chemicals / Reagents

17 JULY 2020
Inca One launches gold data project in Peru

Inca One launches gold data project in Peru

XplorTracker will plot artisan miner mapping data against sample information.

Newlox planning second clean-tech mill

Newlox planning second clean-tech mill

Canadian gold producer inks LoI with artisanal group for development

Plant

16 MARCH 2020
Glencore, Samsung sign cobalt supply contract

Glencore, Samsung sign cobalt supply contract

Miner inks deal with battery maker

Supply chain management

11 FEBRUARY 2020
UK start-up seeking to 'disrupt' gold extraction

UK start-up seeking to 'disrupt' gold extraction

Argo is looking to commercialise a new, 'greener' technology for metals processing

Innovation

03 SEPTEMBER 2019
Over 40m people work in artisanal mines, finds report

Over 40m people work in artisanal mines, finds report

World Bank and Pact find alarming numbers of miners still dig up minerals by hand

Sustainability

26 APRIL 2019