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Ethical Jewellery and Ethical Mining

Date : 2011-03-25 14:26:10

DescriptionThere is a growing group of consumers who want transparency in the jewellery value chain. When they can trace e.g. a gold jewellery piece with diamonds down to the mine, it will give them a better insight to the origin and history of the piece. They can be sure that it is not a piece from conflict zones or from ‘dirty gold’ mines. Jewellers increasingly stress the eco-friendliness and sustainability of jewellery. This may even incite consumers to pay a bit more. ...

http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/press_office/press_releases_and_statements/march_2010/fairtrade_and_fairmined_gold_standards_launched.aspx

Name of InstitutionEthical Jewellery and Ethical Mining

Author(s) NameGiulia Macola

Added/Updated byGiulia Macola



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