Conflict Minerals Sourcing Policy
Columbite-tantalite (coltan), cassiterite, wolframite and gold, or their derivatives, including tantalum, tin, and tungsten, originating from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and adjoining countries are sometimes mined and sold by armed groups to finance unfair labor practices or human rights violations. Some of these minerals and/or derivatives can make their way into the supply chains of the products used around the world.
It is the policy of Zheng Zhou Kiegoo Photonics Technology Co., Ltd. to avoid our products which including tantalum, tin, gold and tungsten that directly or indirectly finance or benefit armed groups from conflict-affected regions. As part of Zheng Zhou Kiegoo Photonics Technology Co., Ltd.’s commitment to corporate responsibility and respecting human rights in our own operations and in our global supply chain, it is Zheng Zhou Kiegoo Photonics Technology Co., Ltd. ’s goal to seek to only procure raw materials containing tantalum, tin, gold and tungsten that does not support conflict. In support of this sourcing policy, we will
i. Exercise due diligence with relevant suppliers consistent with the OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas and encourage our suppliers to do likewise with their suppliers
ii. work with our suppliers to ensure that their products are DRC conflict free by (a) encouraging our suppliers to purchase materials from smelters who are listed on the Conflict-Free Smelter Program Compliant Smelter List and have been certified as conflict-free by an independent auditor through the Conflict-Free Smelter Program administered by the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition ("EICC") and the Global e-Sustainability Initiative ("GeSI"); and (b) auditing our suppliers periodically.
与供应商一起确保产品无冲突地区，通过鼓励供应商采购无冲突和被独立第三方审计的冶炼厂材料 和 定期审核我们的供应商
iii. Provide, and expect our suppliers to cooperate in providing, due diligence information to confirm the tantalum, tin, gold and tungsten in our supply-chain does not support conflict.
iv. Immediately discontinue engagement with suppliers who pose a reasonable risk to be supporting conflict.
v. Commit to transparency in the implementation of this policy by making available reports on our progress to our customers.
ZHENG ZHOU KIEGOO PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Policy established: [JAN. 6th, 2019]