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Don’t Miss It! Register Before May 30 to Beat the Price Increase  for Conflict Minerals Industry Briefing

By AIAG, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 5:02 PM

Come for the morning, afternoon, or all day! AIAG’s annual Conflict Minerals Industry Briefing is scheduled for June 12, 2018. Morning sessions are designed for those who are new to reporting, while afternoon sessions are geared toward more experienced conflict minerals reporters. Please note that separate morning and afternoon registration options are available in addition to full-day registration.

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How Do You Design for Environmental Compliance?

By AIAG, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4:45 PM

Get the answers at the 2018 IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference on September 26–27, 2018. Early registration is available until July 26 for this annual event, held again at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.

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CMRT 5.11 Available for Download

By AIAG, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4:26 PM

CMRT 5.11 is available for download here.

In addition, a downloadable version of the most up-to-date Smelter Reference List is available here, and you can see the revision history here. You can also access the completion guide in English, Chinese, German, and Japanese here.

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2018 Corporate Responsibility Summit Speakers Offer Strategies to Win the War on Technical Talent

By AIAG, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4:10 PM

The integration of sustainability and ethics into business was a popular topic among speakers at AIAG’s 8th Annual Corporate Responsibility Summit.

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Cobalt: Companies Struggle to Keep Batteries Free from Child Labor


Car and tech companies are scrambling for supplies of cobalt, a mineral they need to power electric vehicles and smartphones. But they have a problem: Much of the cobalt used in lithium-ion batteries comes from a country where children work in mines.