Apple Opens Up: IT Supply Chain Investigative Report – Phase VI
Published: on January 29, 2013
After a long period of reluctance and resistance, Apple finally overcame their original state of denial and began to communicate with the environmental NGOs. They then decided to comprehensively follow-up on the questions raised by the NGOs about their supply chain pollution problems. Both Apple and the NGOs, in a step by step process, gradually came to a common understanding to push highly polluting materials suppliers to make real changes.