RMI and Conformant Smelters
Several initiatives have been launched addressing the issue of conflict minerals to promote responsible mineral sourcing practices. The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) a global, multi-stakeholder initiative that aims to promote responsible mineral supply chains developing standards and guidelines for companies that source minerals. By promoting responsible mineral sourcing practices, these initiatives are helping to create more transparent and sustainable supply chains. The RMI has developed a set of standards and guidelines for mineral processors, including the Conformant Smelter Program.