Global Workplace Standard for Mica Processors Released

New standard supports worker rights, addresses environment, health and safety issues
Press Release

ALEXANDRIA, Va. and PARIS, March 16, 2021 /3BL Media/ The Responsible Minerals Initiative of the Responsible Business Alliance and the Responsible Mica Initiative today announced the release of a Global Workplace Standard for Mica Processors. The new Standard aims to improve conditions for workers in mica supply chains by leveraging the collective experience of these initiatives and benchmarking against internationally recognized frameworks.

Responsible Mica and Minerals Initiatives Collaborate to End Child Labor and Improve Working Conditions

Organizations to Leverage Respective Strengths for Mica Supply Chains Globally
Press Release

PARIS & ALEXANDRIA, October 9, 2019 /3BL Media/– The Responsible Mica Initiative and the Responsible Minerals Initiative, an Initiative of the Responsible Business Alliance, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work toward ending the use of child labor and to improve working conditions in mica industry supply chains globally. 

AIAG Offers Free Conflict Minerals Web Training Videos

Eight videos cover everything from intro and importance to reporting

Whether you’re new to the issue, or the go-to person in your organization for conflict minerals reporting, AIAG’s new web training videos* are for you!

City of Charlotte Honors Domtar with Mayor’s International Community Award

Domtar receives honor for local philanthropic contributions
Press Release

Fort Mill, S.C., May 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today announced it has accepted the Mayor’s International Community Award (MICA) for its outstanding charitable contributions in the Greater Charlotte area. Coordinated by the Charlotte International Cabinet and in conjunction with the Office of the Mayor, the MICA awards honor global companies with a presence in the Charlotte region for their contributions to local philanthropy. Domtar has a corporate office in Fort Mill, S.C., as well as a manufacturing facility in Rock Hill, S.C.

Fast Company Features Sappi's Ideas that Matter Grant Program in an Article on MICA's Design Collaboration with Real Food Farm

A Mobile Farmers Market, Created By Design Students

A Mobile Farmers Market, Created By Design Students

Ariel Schwartz, Fast Company

August 7, 2013

Connecting a Baltimore food desert with a nearby farm takes only a truck, but this specially designed food transport vehicle makes the process a lot easier.

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