Recently, there has been some
clamor in the news about whether or not we can trust the
“The worst manifestation of the weakness of the [
The basic problem that the
Bloomberg article sees is that the Kimberley Process was established in order
to prevent the sale of diamonds that were funding wars. The specific guidelines
for the conflict-free diamonds certification process, although intended to protect all innocent players in the
diamond industry from harm, only specifically applies to armed conflicts.
My Trio Rings is able to purchase conflict-free
diamonds directly from the De Beers mines, so customers can be confident that
their affordable wedding rings are ethically mined and sold. For more overall consumer confidence across the entire diamond industry, the
Bloomberg article recommends a few key reforms to the
Such reforms in the trade of conflict-free
diamonds are more possible than ever this year, as the
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About the author
chicken farmer in Jackson, Mississippi. She has bachelor's and master's degrees in English.
She planned her own budget outdoor wedding five years ago at a state park in Florida, on the
waterfront of a natural spring. She wishes that she had known more about budget weddings back
when she was planning hers, because she comes up with new ideas all the time that she wishes
she had incorporated into her own wedding plans! In addition to saving money, Kelly's passions
are reading, writing, parenting, planning, traveling, and living an environmentally friendly life.
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