Conflict Minerals Compliance | Regulation and Compliance updates

Pilot Reporting Template (PRT) 1.0 Released by RMI

By: Tristan Foro
December 2nd, 2022

The Pilot Reporting Template (PRT) is a free, standardized reporting template developed by the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) to identify pinch points and collect due diligence information for minerals not covered by the Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) and Extended Minerals Reporting Template (EMRT). Minerals…

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Conflict Minerals Compliance | Industry News | Regulation and Compliance updates

PFAS Bans Coming to the USA – Effective January 2023

By: Tristan Foro
November 15th, 2022

Recent studies by the CDC have shown that exposure to PFAS (perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances) may be linked to harmful health effects in both humans and animals. Due to their potential harmful effects, states like Maine, Colorado, New Hampshire and California have taken legislative action to…

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Conflict Minerals Compliance | Industry News | Regulation and Compliance updates

New SCIP Database 2.0 Released –
Data on Reducing Hazardous Substances

By: SiliconExpert
November 24th, 2021

November 24, 2021 – The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has released a new version of the SCIP database, version 2.0 “Dissemination platform V2”.    Importance of the SCIP Database The SCIP Database (Substances of Concern In Products) is a list of data concerning materials and substances of very high concern (SVHCs). This database was developed…

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