Conflictminerals

01.06.14
All Intel microprocessors shipped in 2014 will be conflict-mineral-free
01.06.14

All Intel microprocessors shipped in 2014 will be conflict-mineral-free

Intel has announced that its entire 2014 line of microprocessors will be conflict-mineral free (ti...

By T. Seppala,   01.06.14
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06.05.13
Fairphone hits its production goal, promises to deliver more ethical smartphone by October
06.05.13

Fairphone hits its production goal, promises to deliver more ethical smartphone by October

It's spent the last few months talking up its ambitious plan to produce what it describes as a mor...

By D. Melanson,   06.05.13
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05.17.12
Intel wants to have conflict-free processors by the end of 2013
05.17.12

Intel wants to have conflict-free processors by the end of 2013

Intel had already promised that it would avoid using conflict minerals, and now it's giving itself...

By J. Fingas,   05.17.12
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02.04.12
Nokia establishes stance on conflict minerals in formal policy
02.04.12

Nokia establishes stance on conflict minerals in formal policy

Recent weeks have seen a swell of interest in corporate responsibility, particularly with regard t...

By A. Toor,   02.04.12
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04.05.11
Just say no: Apple and Intel stop using conflict minerals
04.05.11

Just say no: Apple and Intel stop using conflict minerals

While the US government hasn't issued an outright ban against the use of 'conflict minerals' coming...

By M. Gorman,   04.05.11
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07.26.10
New law requires gadget companies to disclose 'conflict mineral' use
07.26.10

New law requires gadget companies to disclose 'conflict mineral' use

When President Obama put his pen to the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act last week, i...

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