Removing the "Blood" from Rare Minerals

Sep 2, 2019

By now, most of us have heard of blood diamonds and other rare gems and minerals that are mined in third world countries and result in death and mayhem that, at the same time, benefit warlords and corrupt corporations.  Our next guest works for a South Carolina company,  however, that has taken great pains to ensure that the rare minerals they need for their products are not involved in this type of sourcing.

Mike Switzer interviews Joel Sherman, senior director for compliance and sustainability with KEMET Electronics in Simpsonville, SC.