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Electronics Manufacturers Optimize Conflict Minerals Compliance Spending Through Product Filtering

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Many companies are currently asking themselves how to address the new U.S. regulation on Conflict Minerals. For companies that manufacture thousands of products-such as retailers with name brands-the requirement to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in these products is especially challenging. The prospect of surveying and requesting data from every tier 1 supplier is daunting and inefficient. However, evidence of sufficient due diligence on product mineral origins is an essential requirement for compliance.

Consumer Manufacturers Cut Conflict Minerals Compliance Costs With Product Filtering

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Many companies are asking how to address complying with the new U.S. regulation on Conflict Minerals. For companies that manufacture thousands of products-such as retailers with name brands-the requirement to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in these products is especially challenging. The prospect of surveying and requesting data from every tier 1 supplier is daunting and inefficient. However, evidence of sufficient due diligence on product mineral origins is an essential requirement for compliance.

Medical Device Manufacturers Avoid Conflict Minerals Compliance Cost Through Product Filtering

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Where do we start? Many companies are currently asking themselves this question when it comes to complying with the new U.S. regulation on Conflict Minerals. For companies that manufacture thousands of products-such as retailers with name brands-the requirement to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in these products is especially challenging. The prospect of surveying and requesting data from every tier 1 supplier is daunting and inefficient.

Top Ten Tips for a Lower Electric Bill

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Winter weather can make it tempting to crank the heat and spend more time indoors. Below, find our top tips for cutting down on energy costs, while simultaneously reducing carbon emissions.

In Pre-Game Warm-Up To NCAA® Final Four® LG Promotes Recycling, ENERGY STAR® In Atlanta

NCAA Corporate Partner Joins Forces with Local Atlanta Organizing Committee, Keep Atlanta Beautiful, Creative Recycling
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March 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ - As the 2013 Men’s Final Four® approaches, NCAA® Official Corporate Partner LG Electronics USA is working with the Atlanta Local Organizing Committee to promote environmental sustainability, tipping off today with a local e-waste recycling drive.

Conflict Minerals Compliance: Resources to Meet Supplier Due Diligence Requirements

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March 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Companies have limited options to meet the legal requirements of Dodd-Frank Section 1502. Most companies don’t have human or capital resources to build an internal force to implement the supplier tracing, data collection and reporting as required under the new supplier due diligence process. To date, companies have had two options: 1) hire consultants on an hourly basis to collect supplier data, or 2) purchase 'do-it-yourself' software.

New Source Intelligence Networking Platform Enables Global Supply Chain Transparency

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Today Source Intelligence, a Source 44 Company, launched a Supplier Networking platform designed to simplify regulatory compliance and enable supply chain transparency by connecting companies across the supply chain.

"Connecting with tier one suppliers is no longer enough," said Matt Thorn, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Source Intelligence. "Our platform is quickly becoming the fastest-growing global network of companies, empowering them to connect and share information throughout the supply chain."

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