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29 May 2020

China's biggest cobalt producer agrees to stop buying from individuals in DRC due to concerns over child labour

Author: Miningmx, Financial Times

“China’s largest cobalt producer agrees to halt buying from individuals in DRC”, 28 May 2020...

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12 May 2020

India: Deadly gas leak at LG chemical plant kills at least 12 & injures hundreds; incl. co. comments

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10 May 2020

India: Factory where deadly gas leak occurred found to be operating illegally until at least 2019

"Factory behind India gas leak operated illegally until 2019", 11 May 2020  The chemical factory that leaked gas into a coastal Indian city...killing at least 12 people and putting hundreds in hospital, was operating illegally until at least the midd...

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8 May 2020
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Author: AFP

« Une fuite de gaz dans une usine en Inde fait au moins 7 morts », 7 mai 2020...

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7 May 2020

Video: Gas leak in Vishakhapatnam is a reminder of the Bhopal gas tragedy and the lapses in country's policies

Author: CleanBusiness

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18 October 2019

Report raises concerns about potential complicity in corruption among companies buying cobalt from DRC

In 2019, Resource Matters published a report alleging that companies producing technology that requires cobalt (such as cell phones, cars, or others with rechargeable batteries) are unable to avoid the potential corruption in the DRC. The report links...

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29 April 2019

Earthworks releases report on the environmental and human impacts of rising mineral demand for renewable energy

Author: Earthworks, UTS ISF

"REPORT: Clean Energy Must Not Rely on Dirty Mining", 17 April 2019....

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28 April 2019
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28 April 2019
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Author: Resource Matters (Belgique)

Le rapport Ni Vus Ni Connus documente comment les grandes entreprises qui achètent du cobalt en RDC ne font pas assez pour atténuer les risques de corruption potentiels dans leurs chaînes d’approvisionnement. Cela est en contradiction avec leur soutien...

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25 March 2019

Electric vehicle users should demand ethical sourcing of battery materials, says industry analyst

Author: Bradley Berman, INSIDEEVs

"Electric Car Drivers Should Boycott Batteries Produced by Child Labor", 22 March 2019....

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