Gold, tantalum, tin, and tungsten, originating from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and adjoining countries are sometimes mined and sold by armed groups to finance unfair labor practices or human rights violations. Some of these Conflict Minerals can make their way into the supply chains of the products used around the world. Beverly MFG. CO., INC. policy is to avoid Conflict Minerals that directly or indirectly finance or benefit armed groups in conflict affected regions when purchasing materials from the suppliers or OEM’s. As part of Beverly MFG. CO., INC, commitment to respect human rights in its operations and in its supply chain, Beverly MFG. CO., INC. will endeavor to contain Conflict Minerals that do not support conflict. In support of this sourcing policy, Beverly MFG. CO., INC. will:
• Expect suppliers and OEM’s to cooperate in providing, information to confirm that any Conflict Minerals in its supply-chain do not support conflict.
• Immediately discontinue engagement with suppliers and OEM’s who pose a reasonable risk to be supporting conflict.
Beverly MFG CO., INC. keeps a list of manufactures responsible for the, “raw materials” in regards to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act Statements from our website at: www.beverlymfginc.com/conflict-minerals-statement.html.
Changes to this Policy:
Beverly MFG. CO., INC. will occasionally update this Conflict Minerals Policy to reflect company and customer feedback. Beverly MFG. CO., INC. encourages you to periodically review this Policy to be informed.
Beverly MFG. CO., INC. welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Conflict Minerals Policy. If you believe that the Beverly MFG. CO., INC. has not adhered to this Statement, please contact the Company at:
Beverly MFG. CO., INC.
63 Webster Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
Effective as of March 13, 2018