Raw Materials Responsible Sourcing and Supply Chain Commitment
 

Raw Materials Responsible Sourcing and Supply Chain Commitment Amended on March 28,2019
  • 1)Being aware of OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas;
  • 2)Acknowledging and following Responsible Minerals Initiative;
  • 3)Constructing a supply chain management system, responsible sourcing policy and complying with Global Precious Metals Conduct;
  • 4)Minimizing adverse impacts on biodiversity and protecting natural habitats;
  • 5)Managing the use of cyanide and mercury shall such material is involved in your mining process, complying with the International Cyanide Management Code and supporting the implementation of Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) whenever possible.


  • We refer to the following guidance and act to ensure that our supply chain comply with the requirements.
    • The OECD – Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High Risk Areas
    • The SEC – Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Section 1502
    • The RMI – Responsible Minerals Assurance Process, RMAP
    • The LBMA – Responsible Gold Guidance, Responsible Silver Guidance
    • The LPPM – Responsible Platinum and Palladium Guidance
    • The LBMA – Global Precious Metals Code

In addition, SOLAR:
  • 1)Carries out responsible mineral sourcing and adopts supply chain risk assessment continuously to comply with terms and requirements of the LBMA, LPPM, RBA and RMI. We review commitment made by our business partners and identify potential risks. If any of the above mentioned acts were identified, or should there be any reasonable risk of violation during the procurement and trading processes, or if high risks and illegal conduct were identified, we will perform supply chain due diligence to reassess any misconduct and implement follow-up measures to mitigate the risk, suspend trade or discontinue business engagement immediately.
  • 2)Promotes due diligence supply chain policy to staff and business partners.
    • Train staff involved in the supply chain;
    • Urge staff, agents, business partners to comply with the policy


SOLAR Compliance Report 2019 with Independent Assurance

SOLAR values ethical business conduct; shall any employee of SOLAR were suspected or found to breach ethical standard, please contact us through http://www.solartech.com.tw/en/responsibility_business_conduct.html