Sourcing Policy for Conflict Mineral

Reported by EICC ,that the origin of these minerals has become the Democratic Republic of Congo’s main revenue sources of armed rebel 


groups ,to deal in arms ,continued its bloody conflict between government force , devastated the local civilian population ,thus 

triggering international disputes .MIYO Technology ,as the global citizen , we declare and commit to refusing the application of metals 

from fighting region ; meanwhile , we request MIYO Technology’ supply chain:
 
1) Conduct your operations in a way of social and environmental responsibility;
2) Not use the conflict minerals originated from the Democratic Republic of the Congo(DRC)and its adjoining countries; however the 

conflict-free minerals from the DRC and neighboring countries are not banned;
3) Trace the origins of the metals used , e.g. Au , Ta , Sn , and W , and fill in the investigation from/sign declaration. Furthermore 

commits to exercise due diligence in accordance with the OECD Guidance to avoid suppliers’mineral will not directly or indirectly 

finance or benefit armed groups ;
4) Commits to only source from independently validated smelters/refineries;
5) Make the same requirements to your upstream suppliers.
 
Conflict metal : The minerals composed of columbite-tantalite , cassiterite ,wolframite and gold from the fighting region of
Democratic Republic of the Congo(DRC). These minerals are refined into tantalum(Ta) , tin(Sn) , tungsten(W)and gold(Au) , respectively 

, and are used in electronics and other products.
All of our key supplier are required to map their supply chains for the metals in their components back down to smelter and then to 

source.
衝突礦產採購政策
EICC指出,部份金屬礦產已成為非洲剛果民主共和國武裝叛亂團體的主要財源,用來交易軍火、延續其與政策間的血腥衝突、蹂躪當地平民,因此引發國

際爭議。 銘優科技身為世界公民,我們宣示並承諾不接受使用來自衝突礦區的金屬;同時,亦要求銘優科技的供應商必須遵守銘優科技衝突礦產採購政策:
 
1) 必須履行社會環境責任;
2) 確保產品不使用來自剛果及其周圍國家和地區的「衝突礦產」,但其地區的「無衝突礦產」並不能抵制;
3) 追溯產品中所含的金(Au)、鉭(Ta)、錫(Sn)和鎢(W)來源,所有供應商均應完成填寫調查表,並按照OECD指南進行調查以避免直接或間接的資

助武裝衝突團體;
4) 承諾只使用來源來自獨立認證之冶煉廠/ 精煉廠的金屬;
5) 並將此要求傳達給其上游供應商。
 
衝突金屬:係指來自剛果民主共和國衝突礦區之礦物,類別有鈮鉭鐵礦,錫石,黑鎢礦與黃金等。這些礦物提煉成鉭(Ta)、錫(Sn)和鎢(W)和金(Au

)等,分別用於電子和其他產品。所有關鍵供應商皆必須追溯其零件所使用到的金屬的來源及冶煉廠。
2017-02-15