Artisanal gemstone mining: blockchain reveals the force of storytelling

Miranda Simmiss, product specialist and gemologist at Everledger, explains how provenance tracking is empowering female gemstone miners in Africa to gain a fairer deal.

Artisanal gemstone mining: blockchain reveals the force of storytelling2020-07-30T15:28:16+01:00

Why traceability matters in recycling and the circular economy

Global total waste is on course to grow 70% by 2050, while each human being creates an average of 500kg of waste per year. Nonetheless, we are only recycling around 20% of our global plastic waste.

Why traceability matters in recycling and the circular economy2020-07-30T07:18:38+01:00

Upgraded Everledger Platform ready to boost diamond industry recovery

Tom Murphy, Everledger’s head of product, discusses the latest features of the Everledger Platform, which will support demand generation, sustainability and compliance for diamond retailers and manufacturers.

Upgraded Everledger Platform ready to boost diamond industry recovery2020-07-30T14:23:06+01:00

As a provenance blockchain company, we must take a stand

In recent years, technology firms have come under attack from customers, the media and governments for not doing enough to safeguard privacy and shut down cyberattacks.

As a provenance blockchain company, we must take a stand2020-07-30T15:31:34+01:00

Blockchain Battery Recycling: on track for a circular economy

Car manufacturers – and governments too – have set their sights on 2035 and the end of fossil fuel mobility, thus emphasising the swap for better battery life cycle management.

Blockchain Battery Recycling: on track for a circular economy2020-07-30T16:02:28+01:00

Blockchain Asset Tracking

In the mid 2010s, blockchain broke free of its tag as a cryptocurrency technology. New applications have demonstrated the wider ability of blockchain to disrupt supply chains where there is a need for increased efficiency, transparency and interoperability across supply chains and where opaqueness has led to concentration of control.

Blockchain Asset Tracking2020-07-30T15:53:51+01:00

Diamond provenance at every link of the value chain

Transparency remains a challenge for the diamond industry, especially diamond provenance. It can still be extremely difficult to verify diamond provenance, or in other words, the origin, characteristics, materials, quality, chain of ownership and sustainability practices of any given stone and suppliers.

Diamond provenance at every link of the value chain2020-07-30T15:30:19+01:00

Climate-conscious tech can mobilise diamond sustainability

Find out how a pioneering blockchain solution seeks to help the diamond industry in offsetting its carbon footprint. For the first time, emissions data from the diamond industry will be used to offset carbon footprint via blockchain technology.

Climate-conscious tech can mobilise diamond sustainability2020-07-30T11:32:37+01:00