A Fortune publication (16 January 2019 here) has reported on how the Ford Motor Company; the Korean battery-manufacturing giant LG Chem, China’s Huayou Cobalt, and RCS Global, a London-based organization for responsible supply chains, announced the joint creation of the first blockchain distributed platform to encompass the entire production cycle for cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo that will be able to detect any recourse to the use of child labor in the production process. The technology will be powered by IBM. For a similar initiative we invite you to read article No. 10843.
How the CSR approach is betting on the power of blockchain technology
Planet Labor, 17 January 2019, n°11305 - www.planetlabor.com