Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act were enacted on July 21, 2010. Under this law, companies covered by the US Securities and Exchange Comission ("SEC") must disclose information on the source of conflict minerals(*1) contained in their product which is originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ("DRC") or an adjoining countries.
ELNA has a policy of prohibiting the use of such an unjustly mined conflict minerals in our products and will never purchase goods containing such an unjustly mined conflict minerals.
ELNA understands the meaning of this law and will keep managing raw material suppliers used in our products. It is our commitment to make suppliers understand our approach and to satisfy their need in using our products that are safe and reliable.
The term conflict minerals is defined in section 1502 of the Act as tantalum, tin, gold, tungsten or their derivatives.