The Conflict Minerals Statutory Provision defines the term “conflict mineral” as cassiterite, columbite-tantalite, gold, wolframite, or their derivatives or any other minerals or their derivatives determined by the Secretary of State to be financing conflict in the Covered Countries. The Covered Countries are defined in Section 1502 as having an internationally recognized border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and include Angola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia.
ICAFe, Inc. is aware of Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the reporting responsibilities of companies that file reports with the SEC under the Exchange Act. We are committed to assisting our customers fulfill their reporting requirements.
ICAFe, Inc. is a distributor and integrator of third party finishing equipment and, as such, we do not have any control over the composition or manufacture of the products that we sell. Therefore, we are unable to complete spreadsheets and/or sign off on customer letters related to Conflict Minerals.
We understand that some customers may require more information than ICAFe, Inc. is able to provide. We encourage these customers to directly contact the manufacturers for more detailed information. A list of our vendors with links to their websites can be found Manufacturers Represented page. In an effort to aid customers determine component manufacturers’ Conflict Mineral position, we have provided links to our vendors’ that have hosted Conflict Mineral Policy statements below.