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The futility of China’s ‘Responsible Cobalt Initiative’

China’s Responsible Cobalt Initiative (RCI) seems to be picking up steam, with German carmaker Daimler the latest high-profile manufacturer to announce plans to join the campaign led by a Chinese industry group and designed to tackle social and environmental hurdles in the global cobalt supply chain. Where global commodities are concerned, China has typically been […]