Conflict minerals are minerals mined in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses, notably in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The DRC in Central Africa is one of the places facing most serious conflict in the world. The most commonly mined minerals are Cassiterite, Wolframite, Coltan and Gold, which are ores that contain Tin, Tungsten, Tantalum and Gold, so called 3TG.
ViewSonic, being a member of electronics industry and civil society, is committed to protecting the environment and the communities, and to operating in a socially responsible way in its LCD monitor supply chain. The actions are addressed as below,