Request more info

EMEA: +44 (0) 1869 255758

US: +1 (800) 450 2403

Email: sales@thecompliancemap.com

Compliance Map now part of Source Intelligence – Find out more

News

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation approved

17th Mar 2017

EMEA sales & customer support

+44 (0) 1869 255758

US sales & customer support

+1 (800) 450 2403

Email sales & customer support

sales@thecompliancemap.com
The Compliance Map Logo Watermark

Unlike the US conflict minerals law, the due diligence requirement does not only apply to minerals sourced from the DRC region. There will also be exemptions for recycled materials and small importers, accounting for 5% of imports. Although there will only be mandatory due diligence for importers of minerals, large companies using these in their products will be encouraged to also disclose their sourcing practices and will be able to join an EU registry.

The next step in the legislative process will be for the Council to approve the draft regulation; it will then be published in the EU Official Journal. Due diligence obligations will apply from 1 January 2021 to allow sufficient preparation time for Member States and importers.

Get in touch to find out how we can help with your compliance requirements

EMEA: +44 (0) 1869 255758 /
US: +1 (800) 450 2403 /
Email: sales@thecompliancemap.com

AdobeStock_408987019-scaled.jpeg?w=1024&h=683&scale

UK: guidance published on data requirements for EPR coming into place from 1 January 2023

25th Nov 2022

Read article
AdobeStock_336270553-scaled.jpeg?w=1024&h=683&scale

RMI launches minerals agnostic reporting template

14th Nov 2022

Read article
AdobeStock_239722577-scaled.jpeg?w=1024&h=643&scale

RMI has published EMRT version 1.1

17th Oct 2022

Read article