ERG works with WEF to launch Global Battery Alliance for ethical cobalt supply chain [CORRECTED]

[This story was corrected at 17:22 London Time to clarify that the Alliance was formed by the World Economic Forum.]

The Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) has taken part in forming the Global Battery Alliance, led by the World Economic Forum (WEF), to ensure an ethical and sustainable global supply chain for lithium-ion batteries, the company said on Wednesday September 20.

The alliance includes stakeholders from across the supply chain including ERG, BASF, Enel and Volkswagen, as well as international organisations such as UNICEF, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the African Development Bank, and NGOs...


Susan Zou

September 22, 2017

17:22 GMT