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Water Quality - Earthworks

Sep 02, 2021· The Biggest Polluters: The top four mines that dump tailings into bodies of water account for 86% of the 180 million tonnes dumped into bodies of water each year. Those …

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EARTHWORKS - The National Center

Oct 12, 2012· Earthworks' "No Dirty Gold Campaign" is a corporate pressure effort to stop jewelers and retailers from using minerals that Earthworks considers tainted. According …

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No Dirty Gold - Home | Facebook

No Dirty Gold. January 23, 2020 ·. This week, Brazilian prosecutors charged the CEO of Vale and 15 employees and auditors with homicide for their role in the #Brumadinho mining disaster that killed 270 people. Vale is the third largest mining company in the world.

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Tiffany & Co. Is More Ethical Than Other Jewelry Brands ...

Mar 27, 2018· Earthworks' "No Dirty Gold" campaign also examined this issue. But that report focused more on the environmental aspects of mining than the human rights angle, Becker says. In …

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Dirty Gold | Bookshare

Jul 03, 2020· As it happened, Tiffany contacted Earthworks before they could launch the campaign; the company was already looking for partners in finding ethically sourced gold.Bloomfield examines the responses of three companies to "No Dirty Gold" activism: Tiffany, Wal-Mart, and Brilliant Earth, a small company selling ethical jewelry.

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Earthworks - GuideStar Profile

Earthworks is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the adverse impacts of mineral and energy development while promoting sustainable solutions. Earthworks stands for clean air, water and land, healthy communities, and corporate accountability. ... BENNY Award - 3rd Place to the No Dirty Gold ...

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Gold without Gold Mining? Electronics Recycling Breaks New ...

Jul 20, 2004· Earthworks' "No Dirty Gold" Campaign does not endorse any type of gold purchase, recycled or mined. Ingenthron agrees that source reduction is by far the best approach. Good Point Recycling is owned and operated by American Retroworks Inc. # …

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Ask an Advocate Anything: Jennifer Krill, Earthworks ...

Oct 16, 2019· The No Dirty Gold campaign has been going for 15 years, working to enlist the jewelry industry into efforts to reduce the toxic legacy from mining—not just gold mining but other minerals as well. We realized that, without an independent third-party verification system, we would be hard- pressed to answer the question, "What gold is not ...

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Dirty Gold: How Activism Transformed the Jewelry Industry ...

Income from gold has funded wars. And consumers buy wedding rings and gold chains not knowing about any of this. In Dirty Gold, Michael Bloomfield shows what happened when Earthworks, a small Washington-based NGO, launched a campaign for ethically sourced gold in the consumer jewelry market, targeting Tiffany and other major firms.

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What is 'dirty gold'? - Rediff.com

May 23, 2007· "Dirty" gold is a reference made by lobbyists, mainly NGOs (non-governmental organisations) such as Earthworks and Oxfam USA, who aim to promote improvements in social and environmental aspects of ...

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Groups Call on Jewelry Industry to Combat 'Conflict ...

Mar 07, 2005· EARTHWORKS, Oxfam America and other groups worldwide launched the No Dirty Gold campaign in 2004 to reform the mining industry and change the way gold is produced and sold. The campaign seeks to educate consumers about the harmful impacts of gold mining, and to mobilize consumer support for more responsible mining practices.

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Dirty Gold: How Activism Transformed the Jewelry Industry ...

Feb 10, 2017· As it happened, Tiffany contacted Earthworks before they could launch the campaign; the company was already looking for partners in finding ethically sourced gold. Bloomfield examines the responses of three companies to "No Dirty Gold" activism: Tiffany, Wal-Mart, and Brilliant Earth, a small company selling ethical jewelry.

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Why We're Saying No to Dirty Gold - TriplePundit

Feb 13, 2014· And one of the best ways for jewelers to do that is to support Earthworks' No Dirty Gold campaign and its Golden Rules. The Golden Rules are 11 basic rules for more responsible gold mining.

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CSRWire - No Dirty Gold Campaign Launches New Ad Campaign

Oct 10, 2005· "Jewelry CEOs may not be driving the bulldozers at mines--but as the leading end-users of gold, they're in a unique position to help clean up irresponsible mining practices," said Payal Sampat, EARTHWORKS' No Dirty Gold campaign director. Jewelry accounts for more than 80 percent of gold …

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Don't tarnish your love with Rio Tinto's dirty diamonds ...

Feb 04, 2015· Earthworks' No Dirty Gold campaign director Payal Sampat declares: "Nobody wants their symbol of love made with gold or diamonds that harmed ecosystems or communities. Signet can't provide a meaningful guarantee that its jewellery isn't made with dirty gold or gems. It's high time that the world's largest jeweller cleaned up its ...

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Comments on File No. s7-41-10 - SEC.gov | HOME

Mar 02, 2011· Payal Sampat, International Program Director, and Scott Cardiff, International Program Coordinator, EARTHWORKS' No Dirty Gold campaign Mar. 1, 2011 Anne Sheehan, Director Corporate Governance, California State Teachers' Retirement System, West Sacramento, California

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(PDF) The 'No Dirty Gold' campaign: What economists can ...

The "No Dirty Gold" campaign is join tly sponsored by OxfamAm erica and Earthworks. 1 The campaign began in 2004 and showed renewed life in the first half of 2006.

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Are gold rings always bad for the environment?

Sep 21, 2010· In the meantime, you can gain some guidance from the No Dirty Gold campaign, which is run by Earthworks. Retailers who have signed the No Dirty Gold pledge promise to …

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Ethical Materials Sourcing & Conflict-Free Diamond Policy ...

The issue of responsible mining is an important one and deserves our attention. As a signatory of Earthworks' No Dirty Gold Golden Rules, we will: Work to ensure that our gold and metals come from suppliers that meet the highest human rights, social, and environmental criteria. Engage suppliers to influence the sourcing of gold products.

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Gold mining - Wikipedia

The exact date that humans first began to mine gold is unknown, but some of the oldest known gold artifacts were found in the Varna Necropolis in Bulgaria.The graves of the necropolis were built between 4700 and 4200 BC, indicating that gold mining could be at least 7000 years old. A group of German and Georgian archaeologists claims the Sakdrisi site in southern Georgia, dating to the 3rd or ...

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Diamonds.net - Earthworks Reminds Consumers 'No Dirty Gold ...

Feb 11, 2014· Press Release: Just in time for Valentine's Day, over 100 of the world's leading jewelry retailers – including eight of the top 10 in the U.S. – have committed to more responsible metals sourcing by signing the No Dirty Gold campaign's Golden Rules. "Dirty gold just isn't romantic," said Payal Sampat of Earthworks' No Dirty Gold campaign.

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No Dirty Gold | Edelmetallverwertung | Schmuck | Juwelier ...

No dirty gold Wir sagen dem verantwortungslosen Goldabbau den Kampf an. No Dirty Gold ist eine Aufklärungs-Kampagne der amerikanischen Organisation Earthworks mit dem Ziel das Bewusstsein der Bevölkerung für die menschen- und umweltverachtenden Praktiken der Goldminenindustrie zu steigern.

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Dirty Gold - Red Ice

Jun 23, 2010· Dirty Gold. Jun 23, 2010 Source: greenamericatoday.org. The gold industry is responsible for releasing toxins and adversely affecting communities and workers around the world. When the Canadian mining company Manhattan Minerals wanted to open a gold mine in the town of Tambogrande in northwestern Peru, they promised to provide jobs and tax ...

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02 March 2011 Elizabeth M. Murphy Secretary Securities and ...

EARTHWORKS has a 23‐year history of working to protect communities, workers, and the environment from the impacts of irresponsible mineral extraction around the world. Through our No Dirty Gold campaign, we work with over 70 jewelry companies and refiners

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