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Global Brands Take Action to Address Conflict Minerals Compliance

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Dodd Frank Section 1502 was the beginning of Conflict Minerals Compliance legislation. Canada and the European Union have proposed their own versions of compliance legislation creating an international problem for companies, public or private, to comply.

There is no shortage of questions from Global Brands surrounding Conflict Minerals Compliance. To address concerns, Source Intelligence will be hosting a web-based  'open house' of our robust platform and a Q&A session. Source Intelligence encourages ALL and ANY Conflict Minerals Compliance inquiries.  

International Expansion of Conflict Minerals Legislation | The Problem Just Got Bigger

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Canada and the European Union are the latest to join the ‘world stage’ for Conflict Minerals reporting requirements. Both global economics proposed legislation that closely resemble Dodd Frank Section 1502 = evidence that conflict minerals is a growing GLOBAL concern.

The international expansion of Conflict Minerals legislation has mobilized key executives from global companies to adopt supply chain transparency to appease court of law AND the court of public opinion.

Chrysler Group Earns Fifth Consecutive Gold Medal for Promoting Healthy Employee Lifestyles

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  • Recognition from the National Business Group on Health identifies the nation's leading corporations for innovative programs promoting a healthy workplace and employee lifestyles
  • Chrysler Group is only automaker to receive award the past three years
  • Award validates Company's commitment to promoting "a culture of health" for employees and their families
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  • Recognition from the National Business Group on Health identifies the nation's leading corporations for innovative programs promoting a healthy workplace and employee lifestyles
  • Chrysler Group is only automaker to receive award the past three years
  • Award validates Company's commitment to promoting "a culture of health" for employees and their families

Driving May Increase Skin Cancer Risk for Men

Skin cancer on drivers’ left side likely due to exposure through side window glass
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May 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Men tend to drive more than women, and their risk of skin cancer increases because they have more exposure to harmful rays from the sun. According to a new study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology*, men get more cancer in the “peripheral” areas of the scalp, forehead, temples, ears and neck (57 percent) than women (21 percent). Peripheral area cancers were more common on the left side (driver’s side) on the head in men, and the right side in women.

540 Million New Consumers Expect Conflict Free Sourcing from Your Brand

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Canada and the European Union are the latest to join the ‘world stage’ for Conflict Minerals reporting requirements. Both global economics proposed legislation that closely resemble Dodd Frank Section 1502 = evidence that conflict minerals is a growing GLOBAL concern.

The international expansion of Conflict Minerals legislation has mobilized key executives from global companies to adopt supply chain transparency to appease court of law AND the court of public opinion.

Confront Your Compliance Woes | Q&A Session with Industry Expert

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Which suppliers are in scope?”, “Should we handle compliance internally, externally or with a blended approach?”, “How should we define due diligence?”

Source Intelligence understands there are an abundance of questions surrounding Conflict Minerals Compliance and we devote ourselves to answering your compliance woes. In order to address your concerns Source Intelligence will be hosting a web-based 'open house' webinar, this Thursday at 10 AM PT.

Infographic & Video: Invest an Acre

Fighting rural hunger, together
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Even though America’s farmers are among the most productive and efficient in the world, hunger is still a significant problem in America. Nearly 15 percent of all rural households are regularly without food – that’s around 3 million households in the very communities where much of the world’s food supply is raised. In addition, one out of every six people goes hungry regularly in the United States.

The End of the Party?: GE to Open Helium Reuse Plant as Shortage Worsens

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Brigitte Prat runs Lulu’s Cuts & Toys, a popular hair salon and toy store in Brooklyn’s Park Slope neighborhood. Prat is famous for rewarding new bobs, bangs, and fauxhawks with trademark orange balloons, but she is having second thoughts. “I used to put one on every arm and every stroller that rolled through my store, but now I keep them behind the counter,” she says. “I am paying an arm and a leg for my helium. I may have to start charging.”

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