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Lethal Metals

Lethal Metals

PUBLICATION DATE: June 17, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks

No Dirty Gold Valentine’s Day Fact Sheet

No Dirty Gold Valentine’s Day Fact Sheet

PUBLICATION DATE: February 7, 2014

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: Quick facts about gold mining, the U.S. jewelry market, and the Golden Rules

Bristol Bay Pledge Jeweler Sign-On Postcard

Bristol Bay Pledge Jeweler Sign-On Postcard

PUBLICATION DATE: September 3, 2010

Tarnished Gold?

Tarnished Gold?

PUBLICATION DATE: February 10, 2010

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

EARTHWORKS Letter to Wal-Mart on Love, Earth

EARTHWORKS Letter to Wal-Mart on Love, Earth

PUBLICATION DATE: August 26, 2009

SUMMARY: In 2009, EARTHWORKS sent a letter to Wal-Mart to urge the company to rectify the problems with their sourcing and standards for the *Love, Earth* line of jewelry.

Golden Rules Report

Golden Rules Report

PUBLICATION DATE: February 14, 2007

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Making the case for responsible mining

Letter to Jewelry Retailer *Laggards* from the No Dirty Gold Campaign

Letter to Jewelry Retailer *Laggards* from the No Dirty Gold Campaign

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Letter to jewelry retailers lagging in signing the Golden Rules. The letter accompanied a full page ad in the New York TImes.

Jewelry Retailers Leaders and Laggards -  New York Times Ad

Jewelry Retailers Leaders and Laggards -  New York Times Ad

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

Frequently Asked Questions about the No Dirty Gold campaign’s New York Times ad

Frequently Asked Questions about the No Dirty Gold campaign’s New York Times ad

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: The No Dirty Gold campaign has run a full-page ad in the New York Times recognizing the leadership of eight retail firms: Zale Corp, the Signet Group, Tiffany & Co., Helzberg Diamonds, Fortunoff, Cartier, Piaget, Van Cleef & Arpels.

Leaders and Laggards

Leaders and Laggards

PUBLICATION DATE: February 13, 2006

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: For the first time ever, eight of the world's top jewelry retailers have pledged to move away from "dirty" gold sales and are calling on mining corporations to ensure that gold is produced in more socially and environmentally responsible ways.

No Dirty Gold Retailers Ad in National Jeweler

No Dirty Gold Retailers Ad in National Jeweler

PUBLICATION DATE: October 11, 2005

AUTHOR: No Dirty Gold campaign

SUMMARY: Ad ran in the October 16th, 2005 edition of National Jeweler magazine.

Photos of Valentine’s Day Street Protest

PUBLICATION DATE: February 11, 2005

AUTHOR: Earthworks

SUMMARY: Photos of No Dirty Gold Valentine's Day street protest outside Manhattan jewelers.

Dirty Metals

Dirty Metals

PUBLICATION DATE: June 16, 2004

AUTHOR: Earthworks, Oxfam America

SUMMARY: This report details the massive pollution, huge open pits, devastating community health effects, worker dangers and, in many cases, human rights abuses that have become hallmarks of gold and metals mining in countries such as Peru, Indonesia, Ghana and in parts of the United States.

How the 20 tons of mine waste per gold ring figure was calculated

How the 20 tons of mine waste per gold ring figure was calculated

PUBLICATION DATE: May 21, 2004

AUTHOR: Alan Septoff

SUMMARY: The average amount of mine waste generated by gold mines around the world, in order to produce an average for an 18 karat, 0.333 oz gold ring.

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