Health & Safety

How do I determine whether Conflict Minerals Originated in the DRC or Other Covered Countries?

Under the final rule, a company that uses any of the designated minerals is required to conduct a reasonable 'country of origin' inquiry that must be performed in good faith and be reasonably designed to determine whether any of its minerals originated in the covered countries or are from scrap or recycled sources.

Source: This information was quoted from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission webpage which has additional information on this legislation:

SEC - Final Rule: Click for PDF

SEC - Fact Sheet: Click for Page

SEC - FAQ: Click for Page

Following is a letter from Nazdar providing conformity regarding the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act on Conflict Minerals.

Conflict Minerals Document: Click for PDF

If you need additional information from Nazdar regarding this act, please contact the Regulatory Compliance Department at (913) 422-1888 or e-mail our Regulatory Compliance Department.