Essex Furukawa is focused on the responsible sourcing of materials used in our manufacturing processes, including that of copper. This approach is one that is actively conscious about procuring products in ethical, sustainable, and socially conscious ways. We also hold ourself accountable to understanding the impacts of our supply chain including investigating potential risks, opportunities for improvement, and information gaps as well as communnicating them to all stakeholders.
Our low-carbon copper supplier produces a copper cathode with less than 1.5kg of CO₂ emissions per kg which is less than half of the global average presented by the International Copper Association (ICA).
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Essex Furukawa supports the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) principles and criteria as a global standard. It is through increased and improved disclosures that Essex Furukawa supports the EITI in its mission to strengthen public and corporate governance, promote understanding of natural resource management, and provide data for greater transparency and accountability within the extractives sector.