Responsible Jewellery Council Announces Launch of its Certification System



The Responsible Jewellery Council announced Thursday that its Certification System is now fully operational to certify its members for responsible ethical, social and environmental practices throughout the diamond and gold jewellery supply chain.

Current RJC Members as of 31st December 2009 are required to undergo independent verification by December 2011, or December 2012 if they have Mining Facilities. Companies that join the RJC from 2010 will need to undergo independent verification within two years of becoming Members.

For more information, visit www.responsiblejewellery.com.