Public Consultation

The RMI is committed to engaging external stakeholders in the development and oversight of the RMI's programs, audit requirements, and guidance documents. The RMI will post any items for public review and comment on this webpage and will discuss these items on its monthly multi-stakeholder call.

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL, AND GOVERNANCE (ESG) DUE DILIGENCE STANDARD FOR MINERALS PROCESSORS AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION

The draft Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Due Diligence Standard for Minerals Processors is now released for public consultation. This will be a voluntary add-on to other RMAP standards for smelters, refiners and other minerals processors intended to support conformance to the LME Responsible Sourcing Policy requirements and emerging demands from customers and the investment community. The draft ESG Standard is available here.

To submit comments, please use the accompanying comment log spreadsheet so that we may efficiently track and respond to all comments submitted. The deadline to submit comments on the draft standard is February 12th, 2021. RMI will review and address comments received and issue the final standard April 1, 2021. Please submit the Comment Log or any questions to Lawrence Heim.