Feb 4, 2015 Apple says it doesn39t use tantalum from war zones in Congo, but how can it be from a country where warlords and mass rapists profit from the mines. the mineral is sold to manufacturers that make capacitors, hightech
Jan 18, 2016 Children as young as seven mining cobalt used in smartphones, says Amnesty to mine cobalt that ends up in smartphones, cars and computers sold to and sale of other mineral such as gold, coltan and tin from the DRC.
An introduction to the rare metals Tantalum, Niobium, Cobalt, and Zirconium, the unless changes are made to mining and the consumption of these elements. 80 of coltan is mined in the Congo and sold to the highest bidder by militias of