Tag: cobalt in batteries

October 3, 2016

Amnesty Says Child Labor Taints Cobalt Supply from the Democratic Republic of Congo

Amnesty International claims to have traced cobalt used in batteries to mines where children are being paid a dollar a...
October 2, 2016

Cobalt Supply Chain in Africa

The Washington Post called into question whether mining companies are capable of monitoring their supply chains for human rights abuses...
June 18, 2015

What Does Tesla’s New Battery Research Partnership Mean for Graphite, Lithium and Cobalt?

Tesla Motors' share price rose this week following the company's announcement that it's partnered with preeminent lithium-ion battery researcher Jeff...
February 27, 2015

Formation Metals Releases Letter to Shareholders

Formation Metals Inc. (TSX:FCO) provided shareholders with a year-end summary of developments, and plans for moving forward. A Preliminary Economic...