The Responsible Jewelry Council
The scope of the Code of Practices for the Responsible Jewelry Council embraces:
Business Ethics: upholding ethical business practices.
Human Rights and Social Performance: upholding fundamental human rights, treating workers and communities fairly and with respect, encouraging a diverse workforce, and provision of a safe working environment.
Environmental Performance: promoting efficient use of resources and energy, protecting biodiversity and reducing and preventing pollution.
Management Systems: compliance with applicable law, assessing impacts and benefits, establishing policy, and managing business risks including contractors, suppliers and partners.