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The high-end jewelry trade is filled with designers who care about people and the planet, and market their jewels as reflections of their lofty ideals. But proving those credentials is another story.
Many designers, for example, proudly proclaim that the gold they use is 100 percent recycled, but offer precious few details about how that gold has made its way through the supply chain.
A smaller subset of fine jewelers has done the hard work of finding suppliers who offer traceable, trackable guarantees — such as gold bearing the Fairmined assurance label, which certifies gold from responsible artisanal and small-scale mining organizations that meet stringent standards for responsible practices.
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