Source Certain feature in The National Association of Jewellers UK monthly magazine.
"Perth based sci-tech company Source Certain International has announced that it will provide critical technology in new global certification for ethical and sustainable diamonds.
Based in Perth, Australia, Source Certain International (SCI) has partnered with SCS Global Services to provide the company’s provenance verification technology for SCS’s newly formed Global Services Certification Standard for Sustainable Diamonds (SCS-007).
The standard establishes a leading benchmark of sustainable accountability, transparency and provenance assurance for the gemstone diamond industry, and is the first unified framework for assessing natural and laboratory-grown diamonds.
The standard is the first global Environmental, Social & Governance certification across any industry – including diamonds, mining, seafood or agriculture – that has implemented scientific provenance verification technology to underpin its Chain of Custody requirement. SCI is providing the scientific provenance verification component, with its proprietary TSW Trace® technology, which will form an essential part of the requirement for certification."
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