The Declaration for unused conflict minerals
1.The Description of Unused Conflict Minerals
1.1 Conflict minerals are defined in the legislation as columbite-tantalite (conflict metal),cassiterite, gold and wolframite. It means that those minerals originated in the colliery which controlled by the rebel army, and the incomes from mineral selling which have not been used for improving local resident’s life. On the contrary, the incomes have been controlled by the rebel army, which became the capital during armed conflict.
1.2 The act which has just been passed but has not been prohibited that the use of Congo minerals in listed company, UN(United Nation) has no this specific act also. The only requirement to ask any listed company should describe if it uses minerals originated in Congo or nine adjoining countries.
2. Non-use Conflict Minerals Protection Declaration
For all goods(material/part/assembly part/ packing material) to be sold by UNITED, the conflict mineral won’t be used in the design and manufacturing process.
Conflict Minerals refers to minerals (gold, tantalum, tungsten, cobalt, and tin) mined in the eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and in the adjoining countries where revenues may be directly or indirectly fund conflict in those areas.
The UNITED is committed not to procure and use any Conflict Minerals in an effort to be an outstanding corporate citizen. The UNITED does not only pride itself on being a leader in technology but also a leader in corporate social responsibility.
Thanks for your attention。
E- - TAK ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD
Huang Sichao / General Manager
January 1, 2019